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Jack Adrift

Jack Adrift

by Jack Gantos
After his father joins the Navy and moves the family to an apartment by a swamp, nine-year-old Jack has a crazy year as he struggles to come to terms with a crush on his teacher, conflicting parental advice, and an eccentric new friend.
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
4.8
Lexile Measure
730L
DRA
50
Guided Reading
U
Publisher
Farrar Straus Giroux

About the Author

Contributor Image Alt Tag Jack Gantos Jack Gantos got the idea for Joey Pigza when he was visiting a school in Pennsylvania, talking about writing.

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