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The Extraordinary Pupfish of Calvaveras County (fiction).

The Extraordinary Pupfish of Calvaveras County (fiction)

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People are never what they are made out to be. "The Extraordinary Pupfish of Calaveras County" is a story with two unique view points. One follows Jeremy McGinnis, a fifteen-year-old whose reputation is overblown as a hero when he helps an old man suffering from an asthma attack. The other follows Eliza Hewlie, a sixty-five-year-old faced with a decision that could wreak havoc on the town's environment. "The Extraordinary Pupfish of Calaveras County" seems unusual in set up, but the execution is throughly entertaining, leading it to a recommendation.

Michael J. Carson

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Author:Carson, Michael J.
Publication:Reviewer's Bookwatch
Article Type:Book review
Date:Sep 1, 2008
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