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    AGES 10+

    From the legendary author of Hatchet, a laugh-out-loud eco-adventure about a boy, his free-thinking dad, and the puppy-training pamphlet that turns their summer upside down. Twelve-year-old Carl is fed up with his father's single-minded pursuit of an off-the-grid existence. His dad may be brilliant, but dumpster-diving for food, scouring through trash for salvageable junk, and wearing clothes fully sourced from garage sales is getting old. Increasingly worried about what schoolmates and a certain girl at his new school might think of his circumstances—and encouraged by his off-kilter best friend—Carl adopts the principles set forth in a randomly discovered puppy-training pamphlet to “retrain” his dad's mindset … a crackpot experiment that produces some very unintentional results. This is a fierce and funny novel about family, green-living, and untangling some of the ties that bind from middle-grade master Gary Paulsen.

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    Product Specification

    Title: How to Train Your Dad Book

    ISBN: 9780374314170

    Mastermind number: 222339

    Shipping weight (lbs): 0.62

    Package dimensions (inches): 8.25 x 5.38 x 0.74

    Author: Gary Paulsen

    Format: Hardcover

    Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux

    Pages: 192