Mercy on These Teenage Chimps

Mercy on These Teenage Chimps

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On his thirteenth birthday, Ronnie woke up feeling like a chimp--all long armed, big eared, and gangly. He's been muddling through each gawky day since. Now his best friend, Joey, has turned thirteen, too--and after Joey humiliates himself in front of a cute girl, he climbs a tree and refuses to come down. So Ronnie sets out to woo the girl on Joey's behalf. After all, teenage chimps have to stick together.
Acclaimed author Gary Soto tells a fun and touching story about friendship, understanding, and the painful insecurities of being thirteen.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 147 pages
  • 139.7 x 210.82 x 17.78mm | 317.51g
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
  • Harcourt Children's Books
  • Boston, United States
  • English
  • 0152060227
  • 9780152060220

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160 ratings
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5 12% (19)
4 21% (33)
3 35% (56)
2 24% (38)
1 9% (14)
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