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The House of the Scorpion
The House of the Scorpion
Author: Nancy Farmer
Matteo Alacrán was not born; he was harvested. His DNA came from El Patrón, lord of a country called Opium -- a strip of poppy fields lying between the United States and what was once called Mexico. Matt's first cell split and divided inside a petri dish. Then he was placed in the womb of a cow, where he continued the miraculous journey from emb...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780743572460
ISBN-10: 0743572467
Publication Date: 10/21/2008
Edition: Unabridged
Reading Level: Ages 9-12
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  • Currently 4.9/5 Stars.
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4.9 stars, based on 7 ratings
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio
Book Type: Audio CD
Other Versions: Paperback, Hardcover
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Very addictive book but it seems like it needs a sequal
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This book did not receive three awards for nothing. It is a book for the older grades but great to read. This author did an amazing job.
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