Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

The Fat Man

The Fat Man

by Maurice Gee Illustrated by Cary Austin
Twelve-year-old Colin Potter steals a candy bar from Herbert Muskie and finds himself part of Muskie's plan to get revenge for all the mistreatment he suffered as a schoolboy. This is a "Publishers Weekly" Best Book of 1997 and "School Library Journal" Bes
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Lexile Measure
620L
Number of Pages
148
Genre
Mystery and Suspense

About the Author and Illustrator

Maurice Gee
Cary Austin

The Reading Toolkit

Shop From Scholastic

Find Just-Right Books

Find Just-Right Books