My life as a gamer

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Christy Ottaviano Books, Henry Holt and Company,
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Derek Fallon gets the chance of a lifetime--to participate in a gaming company focus group and to test out a new video game called "Arctic Ninja." Together with his friends Carly, Matt, and Umberto, Derek thinks his gaming talents will be showcased. But he soon realizes that everyone has got him beat, including whiz kid El Cid. On top of that, school reading tests have begun and Derek feels doubly off his game. Isn't there anything he's good at?Here's another funny and heartfelt book about the irrepressible Derek Fallon as he tries to navigate life in middle school.A Christy Ottaviano Book
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subject_facet Families -- California -- Los Angeles -- Juvenile fiction, Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Juvenile fiction, Middle schools -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction, Tutors and tutoring -- Juvenile fiction, Video games -- Juvenile fiction
title_display My life as a gamer
title_full My life as a gamer / by Janet Tashjian ; illustrated by Jake Tashjian
title_short My life as a gamer
topic_facet Families, Middle schools, Schools, Tutors and tutoring, Video games