I Want to Go Home!

I Want to Go Home!

Book - 1981
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Rudy Miller and his new friend Mike Webber are foiled in their attempts to escape from the dreaded Camp Algonkian Island.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, c1981
ISBN: 9780439969154
0439969158
9780590442107
0590442104
9780590441117
0590441116
Branch Call Number: KORMAN
Characteristics: 182 p. ; 20 cm

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Rudy Miller just wants to leave Camp Algonkian Island (aka Alcatraz) and, if he can’t, he wants to participate in as little wholesome fun as possible. When his counsellor Chip discovers Rudy is phenomenally gifted at everything he does (from sports to chess to dance), the staff try to force the ... Read More »


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muffinpopcorn
Dec 04, 2017

Very good , humorous story . What this kid didn't think of to do at camp . Really liked this book !

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Matinen
Aug 21, 2016

Greatest book ever! I literally couldn't put the book down! When people say this book is funny, boy are they right--it's hilarious!

Patrik_Miao May 15, 2016

Very funny and humorous

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colinmccormack
Jul 09, 2015

Exellent book with a very funny plot and good ending.

liamnevin Dec 17, 2014

This is my mom's fav,is it good?

nabeel45 Jun 08, 2013

Awesome book!!!! Really funny. people should definitely read it!!!

4brothers Dec 29, 2012

funny really funny you should read

Remembered loving this book in my childhood and read it aloud to my husband and three kids aged 7, 9, and 11. They thought it was hilarious and laughed so much! Thank you Gordon Korman for improving the quality of our driving time.

Gushihahapro Jul 19, 2012

A humourous book about Rudy hating camp. I recommend this for younger ages.

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gvlee
Sep 09, 2011

Slapstick humour for the under 10-years-and-under set. You can tell it's a little outdated, but my nine year old was still amused by the hi jinks of the protagonist and his sidekick. Good for reading aloud at bedtime if the level of difficulty is too much for your younger child.

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Gushihahapro thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 6 and 10

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