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The Extincts

The Extincts

Veronica Cossanteli; illustrations by Roman Muradov

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

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George is looking for a job in order to raise money for a new bike, so when he sees a help wanted ad for Wormestall Farm, he goes for it. Before long, he's embroiled in a madcap adventure involving creatures both (supposedly) extinct and (previously thought to be) mythological, a new friend (a girl!), and a maniacal taxidermist who wants the animals of Wormestall Farm in her own private collection . . . stuffed, of course.

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THE WEIRD STUFF all began with a handful of change.

I picked it up—a scattering of coins on a wet pavement—and counted it.

George Drake, it’s your lucky day! Three strikes at Bumper Bowl with Josh and Matt—and...

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Veronica Cossanteli; illustrations by Roman Muradov

Veronica Cossanteli is an elementary school teacher who lives with three cats, two snakes, one guinea pig, and a large assortment of lizards. The Extincts is her first novel.

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

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