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My brother is a big, fat liar #3 / James Patterson and Lisa Papademetriou ; illustrated by Neil Swaab.

Patterson, James, 1947- (Author). Papademetriou, Lisa. (Added Author). Swaab, Neil, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 5 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

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Crookston Public Library J PAT (Text) 33500010944882 Main Available -
Moorhead Public Library J PAT (Text) 33500010944890 Main Checked out 08/16/2021
Godel Memorial-Warren Library j PAT (Text) 35500005140700 Main Available -
Roseau Public Library j PAT (Text) 35500005140635 Main Checked out 08/02/2021
Warroad Public Library j PAT (Text) 35500005141948 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316207546
  • ISBN: 0316207543
  • Physical Description: pages cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York ; Little, Brown, 2013.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Georgia Khatchadorian plans to excel at Hills Village Middle School in all the places her troublemaking brother failed.

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2013 April #2
    Can her first year of middle school possibly be worse for Georgia—a "smart, kind, creative" girl known for good grades— than it was for her older brother, Rafe, who set out to break every rule in the student handbook? Evidently it can, as Georgia describes her first weeks at the school where her brother's reputation turns every teacher against her and she becomes an instant target for the local mean girls. Told in first person by an admittedly unreliable narrator, Georgia's narrative seems, at times, less like her version of reality and more like a daydream, with a self-assured boyfriend materializing and her much-dreaded troubles evaporating in time for the story's happy climactic scene. In addition, Georgia adjusts with perhaps unrealistic speed to the revelation that she was adopted. Still, like the earlier Rafe books in the popular Middle School series, this amusing, well-paced novel, which features cartoon-like illustrations, offers an accessible, quick read for tweens. Copyright 2012 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records. Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1977 James Patterson's books have sold more than 300 million copies. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels, the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.

Subject: Middle schools > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Popularity > Fiction.
Behavior > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Middle schools > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Popularity > Juvenile fiction.
Behavior > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.

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