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The word eater

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Life is miserable for sixth-grader Lerner Chanse at her new school, where the MPOOE (Most Powerful Ones on Earth) Club ruthlessly rules over the SLUGs (Sorry Losers Under Ground). Then Lerner accidentally discovers that her pet worm Fip eats paper - with startling results...When he eats a label with the words "Mack's Thumbtacks", all Mack's thumbtacks instantly vanish and papers slip from bulletin boards everywhere! It seems that if Fip eats a word, that item simply disappears from the world - forever. Now that Lerner knows about Fip's magic, she has some extraordinary powers of her own - and some big decisions to make. Should she eliminate crime? Her mean neighbour Bobby Nitz's evil dog? Or simply wipe Cleveland Park Middle School off the face of the earth? Or will destroying anything cause effects that she can't imagine or predict? Lerner soon discovers that extraordinary power brings extraordinary responsibility - but will she learn her lesson in time?
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Grouping Title word eater
Grouping Author amato mary
Grouping Category book
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author Amato, Mary.
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display_description Lerner Chanse, a new student at Cleveland Park Middle School, finds a worm that magically makes things disappear, and she hopes it will help her fit in, or get revenge, at her hated school.
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subject_facet Magic -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction, Worms -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The word eater
title_full The Word Eater, The word eater / Mary Amato ; spot illustrations by Christopher Ryniak
title_short The word eater
topic_facet Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Magic, Schools, Worms