Top Secret

Top Secret

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by John Reynolds Gardiner
     
 

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Despite the disapproval of his parents and his formidable science teacher, nine-year-old Allen determines to do his science project on human photosynthesis. See more details below

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Despite the disapproval of his parents and his formidable science teacher, nine-year-old Allen determines to do his science project on human photosynthesis.

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Children's Literature - Kathleen Karr
If plants can photosynthesize, why can't humans? Allen Brewster thinks his idea for his fourth grade science project is stupendous, but everyone except his grandfather hates it. In proving his theory's possibility, Allen turns himself green and begins to grow roots. He also sets himself up against his formidable science teacher not to mention the security agencies of the United States government. This is a very funny satire on bureaucracy versus creativity. It's a great read, too. 1995 (orig.

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ISBN-13:
9780553157338
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
01/01/1987
Pages:
128
Lexile:
AD600L (what's this?)

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