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The Matchstick Castle

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The Matchstick Castle by Keir Graff
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Jun 05, 2018 | ISBN 9781101996232
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    Jun 05, 2018 | ISBN 9781101996232 | Middle Grade (8-12)

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    Jan 10, 2017 | ISBN 9781101996225 | Middle Grade (8-12)

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    Jan 10, 2017 | ISBN 9781101996249 | Middle Grade (8-12)

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“Fast-paced, anarchic fun for reluctant and avid readers alike.”—Kirkus Reviews 

“This quirky novel is reminiscent of a Wes Anderson movie for the tweenage set. . . . For those who enjoy a bit of absurdist humor with their realism.”—School Library Journal 

“A zippy, adventurous romp in the woods complete with fierce animals and buried treasure.”—Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

“What makes this book special is the way Graff evokes the excitement of new vistas . . . . a compelling reminder that it’s a great big world out there, just waiting for the next generation of dreamers and explorers.”—Chicago Tribune

“A whimsical adventure with a large dose of humor? Yes, please! This story spoke to my inner child, who suffered too many boring summer vacations and longed to discover something magical and exciting in my own backyard.”—Jennifer Chambliss Bertman, New York Times bestselling author of Book Scavenger and The Unbreakable Code 

“For boys and girls alike, this story sings.”—Blue Balliett, award-winning author of Chasing Vermeer

“A towering tale filled with astonishing action, amazing characters, and two very daring adventurers.”—David Lubar, author of the Monsterrific Tales series, the Weenies series, and Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie

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