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The Get Rich Quick Club

The Get Rich Quick Club

by Dan Gutman

I'm just lying out there in the backyard one night, staring up at the sky. Then suddenly a dollar bill lands on my face. I pick it up. It looks real. I have no idea where it came from.

Then another one falls. And another. I look up and see bills fluttering down from the clouds above me. First they come in flurries, and then it turns into a snowstorm of money.

This is the dazzling tale of five kids who make a pact to earn a million dollars by the end of the summer, led by the clever and daring Gina Tumolo. But they're just kids. How will they do it? They form the Get Rich Quick Club and come up with a fantastic scheme that involves a photograph of a UFO. Before they are through, they will have their photos in newspapers across the country and even meet face to face with . . . well, you don't think we'll give the story away right here, do you? Read the book and see for yourself what happens!

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
3.4
Lexile Measure
640L
DRA
50
Guided Reading
U
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Number of Pages
128
Genre
Comedy and Humor

About the Author

Dan Gutman In 1978, writer Dan Gutman started his career cranking out humorous essays. 15 years later, his fiction books for kids finally made readers laugh. His first novel, They Came From Centerfield, was followed by the Baseball Card Adventure series.

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