Swindle

Swindle

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Ocean's 11 . . . with 11-year-olds, in a super stand-alone heist caper from Gordon Korman!

After a mean collector named Swindle cons him out of his valuable Babe Ruth baseball card, Griffin Bing must put together a band of misfits to break into Swindle's compound and recapture the card. There are many things standing in their way - a menacing guard dog, a high-tech security system, a very secret hiding place, and their general inability to drive - but Griffin and his team are going to get back what's rightfully his . . .

This is Gordon Korman at his crowd-pleasing best, perfect for readers who like a hoot, a howl, and a heist.

Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2008.
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780439903448
0439903440
9780439903455
0439903459
Branch Call Number: j F KORMAN G
Characteristics: 252 pages ; 22 cm.

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Griffin Bing discovers a Babe Ruth card in a home right before it's demolished! He's swindled out of it by a sinister collector and hatches a grand scheme to get it back. Griffin has assembled an amazing team according to their special strengths. Nothing can stop them now, right?


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