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The Chocolate War
by Robert Cormier


Overview - One of the most controversial YA novels of all time, The Chocolate War is a modern masterpiece that speaks to fans of S. E. Hinton s The Outsiders and John Knowles s A Separate Peace .
After suffering rejection from seven major publishers, The Chocolate War made its debut in 1974, and quickly became a bestselling and provocative classic for young adults.
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Overview
One of the most controversial YA novels of all time, The Chocolate War is a modern masterpiece that speaks to fans of S. E. Hinton s The Outsiders and John Knowles s A Separate Peace.
After suffering rejection from seven major publishers, The Chocolate War made its debut in 1974, and quickly became a bestselling and provocative classic for young adults. This chilling portrait of an all-boys prep school casts an unflinching eye on the pitfalls of conformity and corruption in our most elite cultural institutions.
Masterfully structured and rich in theme; the action is well crafted, well timed, suspenseful. The New York Times Book Review
The characterizations of all the boys are superb. School Library Journal, starred review
Compellingly immediate. . . . Readers will respect the uncompromising ending. Kirkus Reviews, starred review
An ALA Best Book for Young Adults
A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
A Kirkus Reviews Editor s Choice
A New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year
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  • ISBN-13: 9780375829871
  • ISBN-10: 0375829873
  • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Publish Date: September 2004
  • Page Count: 253
  • Reading Level: Ages 12-UP

Series: Readers Circle (Delacorte)

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