The Gadget by Paul Zindel

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Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL7520083M
ISBN 100440229510
ISBN 109780440229513

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The book did include accidents and death, /5(20). In the book, The Gadget, written by Paul Zindel, a remarkable story is told about the life of a teenage boy in the early s. Steven, thirteen years old at the tim, moves away from his family in rough WWII effected Europe to an almost uncharted town near Los Alamos, New Mexico, with his father who is a physicist/5.

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