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Hank Zipzer: The World's Greatest Underachiever and the Best Worst Summer Ever

Written by Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver

Part of the Hank Zipzer Series

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LoveReading View on Hank Zipzer: The World's Greatest Underachiever and the Best Worst Summer Ever

Henry ‘The Fonz’ Winkler adds a new title to his best-selling Hank Zipzer series. Hank does not want to spend his summer in Summer School. That’s no holiday! Instead, he wants to go to the Junior Explorer’s Program and it doesn’t help that Nick the Tick McKelty, the meanest mouth in the fourth grade, says that it is not for dummies. How Hank manages to give himself the best worst summer ever is a hilarious and uplifting story.

 

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Hank Zipzer: The World's Greatest Underachiever and the Best Worst Summer Ever Synopsis

This is the eighth book in the New York Times bestselling series about the hilarious adventures of a cheeky, loveable hero. Summer and school are two words that Hank Zipzer doesn't want to hear in the same sentence. Being stuck inside a hot classroom all summer is not his idea of fun - but maybe he'll learn a cool lesson or two...

This is a vibrant reissue with all new illustrations and fully Anglicized text, including a new title (the book was previously called Summer School! What Genius Thought That Up?). 

It is also available as an eBook.

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Hank Zipzer: The World's Greatest Underachiever and the Best Worst Summer Ever Press Reviews

Boys who struggle in school will especially appreciate the story, but this enjoyable, fast-paced novel will draw other children as well. Booklist.

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ISBN: 9781406344936
Publication date: 02/05/2013
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781406344936
Publication date: 2nd May 2013
Author: Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 176 pages
Suitable for: 7+ readers, 9+ readers
Genres: General Fiction, Humorous, School Stories
Recommendations: eBooks

About Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver

Henry Winkler As a child Henry Winkler was born in New York City, the son of Ilse and Harry Winkler who emigrated from Germany to the United States in 1939 before the beginning of the Second World War. He made his acting debut as Billy Budd in the eighth grade at the McBurney School for Boys in New York City. During his high school and college years, he studied in Lausanne, Switzerland and worked in a lumber mill in a small German town. As an adult Henry’s role as “The Fonz” in the popular US sitcom Happy ...

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