Standing Up to Mr. O

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Disney-Hyperion, Jun 1, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 176 pages
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Twelve-year-old Maggie comes to dread biology class because her favorite teacher is insisting that she dissect a worm, an assignment that makes her feel very squeamish and awakens her to the question of animal rights.

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Maggie loves her biology teacher Mr. O. He makes classes interesting and fun, and he's nice to her. She can even talk to him about her father, who left Maggie and her mother when Maggie was still ... Read full review

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A book about a middle-school girl who has is sure that she is the teacher's pet and is so impressed that her biology teacher understands her and the trials that life has thrown in her path. Then she ... Read full review

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CLAUDIA MILLS has written dozens of books for children, most recently the novel" Trading Places" and the chapter book "Being Teddy Roosevelt," about which both "The Horn Book" and P"ublishers Weekly" declared, "Bully for Mills." Ms. Mills teaches philosophy at the University of Colorado in Boulder, where she lives with her family.

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