The Journal of Curious Letters

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Shadow Mountain, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 434 pages
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Atticus Higginbottom is an average thirteen-year-old boy until the day a strange letter arrives in his mailbox. Postmarked from Alaska and cryptically signed with the initials M.G., the letter informs Atticus, a.k.a. Tick, that dangerous-perhaps even de

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For most of his school year, bullies have been the biggest concern for13-year-old Atticus Higginbottom better known as Tick. But when a letter arrives for him from Alaska asking for his help ‘in a ... Read full review

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User Review  - MrNattania - LibraryThing

This was a very entertaining book that I think that my 6th grade boys might like. Girls, I am reluctant to get them on this, but a few have inquired about it. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

James Dashner was born in Georgia and attended Brigham Young University. Before becoming a full-time writer, he worked in finance. He is the author of The 13th Reality series, The Jimmy Fincher Saga, the Mortality Doctrine series, and the Maze Runner series. The Journal of Curious Letters was chosen for a 2008 Borders Original Voices pick and The Maze Runner won a 2015 West Australian Young Readers' Book Award in the Older Readers category.

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