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Frozen Man

Frozen Man

David Getz; Illustrated by Peter McCarty

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When an archaeologist examines a body found frozen in the Austrian Alps, he learns something extraordinary. The well-preserved body-- and the tools and clothing found at the site-- indicates that the man died more than 5,000 years ago.

* ALA Recommended Book for Reluctant Readers
* Hungry Mind Review Children's Book of Distinction
* NSTA-CBC Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children

National Science Teacher's Association-CBC, Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children, ALA Quick Picks for Young Adults, NSTA-CBC Outstanding Science Trade, ALA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adults, Rhode Island Children's Book Award, Orbis Pictus, American Library Association Quick Picks for Young Adults, American Library Association Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adults, Pennsylvania YR Choice Award

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Praise for Frozen Man

“Getz explains the incredible story of the Iceman clearly and concisely, simply enough for a child to understand but in enough depth to satisfy a curious lay adult.” —Kirkus Reviews

“As smoothly written as Getz's fiction (Thin Air and Almost Famous), the book deals with questions designed to keep readers interested till the very last page.” —Booklist

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About the author

David Getz; Illustrated by Peter McCarty

David Getz is the award-winning author of the middle-grade novels Thin Air and Almost Famous, and the nonfiction books Life on Mars and Frozen Girl. When not writing, Mr. Getz works as an elementary-school principal in New York City.

Peter McCarty is the Caldecott Honor-winning author and illustrator of Hondo and Fabian. He also teamed up with David Getz on Life on Mars, Frozen Girl, and Purple Death. Mr. McCarty lives with his wife and two children in Upstate New York.

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