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2 edition of The Pickle King found in the catalog.

The Pickle King

Rebecca Promitzer

The Pickle King

by Rebecca Promitzer

  • 29 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Chicken House/Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Rain and rainfall,
  • Supernatural,
  • Ghosts,
  • Fiction,
  • Crime

  • About the Edition

    During an endlessly rainy summer in the town of Elbow, twelve-year-old Bea and her misfit friends solve an unlikely mystery involving an unidentified dead man who is missing an eye, an evil surgeon, a ring shaped like an old castle, a bag of smelly intestines, and a helpful ghost.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRebecca Promitzer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P94336 Pi 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination404 p. ;
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24813515M
    ISBN 100545170877
    ISBN 109780545170871
    LC Control Number2008055435

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The Pickle King by Rebecca Promitzer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Shelves: ya-fiction, humor, mystery, horror, good-vs-evil, summer, creepy. The Pickle King is an odd, befuddling book about five friends (plus one loyal dog and infuriating little brother) who spend their summers in the never-ending rainfall in the town of Elbow/5.

Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Chicken House; 1 edition (March 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds Customer Reviews: out of 5/5(5).

Its closest claim to fame is a giant pickle factory, owned by Herman, the Pickle King. Herman's a small-time big shot, a local celebrity Until he turns up dead.

And when Bea, Sam, and their misfit friends stumble across his body — minus one eyeball — in the waterlogged basement of a creepy old house, suddenly they're.

The Pickle King Rebecca Promitzer, Author. Scholastic/Chicken House $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. Promitzer's debut doesn't quite live up to its lofty aspirations, but has.

Its closest claim to fame is a giant pickle factory, owned by Herman, the Pickle King. Hermans a small-time big shot, a local celebrity….Until he turns up dead. And when Bea, Sam, and their friends stumble across his body--minus one eyeball--in the waterlogged basement of a creepy old house, suddenly theyre the ones in a pickle.

The plot of this rain-soaked dark comedy doesn't quite hold water, but Promitzer chucks in so many bizarre twists and revolting details that readers will likely forgive her. In getting to the bottom of several ugly secrets in their seemingly ordinary town, year-old Bea and five other local children squabble and bond as they gather clues from a long-dead corpse, two ghosts, a stolen bag of Author: Rebecca Promitzer.

The Pickle King Booktalk Beatrice Klednik puts Herman's Devil Tongue Relish on everything she eats — including eggs, sandwiches, and sometimes even on ice cream.

There's no denying that she's kind of a weird girl. Besides her love of the green garnish, Bea has another odd trait. Death of the Pickle King book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Unemployed teacher Mary Malone faces a serious dilemma when her p Ratings: 0. A melange of rain, squelch and fear sets the scene in this spine-chilling story filled with terrifying villains and gruesome ghosts. It’s the summer holidays in the small American town of Elbow, renowned for its chili pickle factory, dank streets and constant rain, and Bea is at a loose end, wondering which other students are around over the summer, when her friend Sam rings the doorbell.

The Pickle King A comedy about love, death & preserves Written By Jacob Rajan & Justin Lewis Rip the lid off a jar of utterly delicious theatre, bursting with wit, wonder and the faint whiff of death.

The Pickle King reminds me of a particular group of books, most of them about villainous factory owners, particularly food fabricators, and many of them drizzling with perpetual or near-perpetual rain: Fortune's Magic Farm by Suzanne Selfors, The Secret of Zoom by Lynn Jonell, Canned by Alex Shearer, and The Deep Freeze of Bartholomew Tullock by Alex : Kate Coombs.

The Pickle King is about that wonderful belief children have in finding something extraordinary behind even the most boring. It's a terrific, highly original, sometimes scary, deadpan funny read. It stars a gang of unlikely friends thrown together one wet summer in the small town of Elbow, famous for only two things: chilli pickle and rain/5(19).

"Written with obvious relish and a distinctive individual voice, The Pickle King is an unusual blend of genuine humour and horror, with more than a dash of the truly disgusting. (Yes, it's offal in places!) I'm eager to see what Rebecca Promitzer serves up next.". Top 5 Northwest Children's Books by KING 5.

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With her eerie debut novel, screenwriter Rebecca Promitzer delivers a spicy mystery sure to keep listeners up at night. During one particularly boring summer in the boring town of Elbow, Bea and her friend Sam stumble upon a local celebrity, Herman the Pickle King, murdered and missing an eyeball.

THE PICKLE KING won the Vienna Young Readers’ Jury Prize in – a title previously won by J.K. Rowling, Cornelia Funke and Philip Pullman.

Reviews ‘Very original. Every character in The Pickle King is so real that you close the book in the certain feeling that they live on in Elbow. Bea is the kind of character girls everywhere should meet - as charismatic as Tiffany Aching, as determined as Mathilda/5.

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