Summary: Twelve-year-olds Duncan Dorfman, April Blunt, and Nate Saviano meet at the Youth Scrabble Tournament where, although each has a different reason for attending and for needing to win, they realize that something more important is at stake than the grand prize.
Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Childrens Books 2011
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Wolitzer 2011
Summary: "The Fracking King follows Winston Crwth--a boarding-school kid, loner, and Scrabble prodigy--who becomes an unlikely hero in the fight to stop fracking in Pennsylvania. Truth is a rare commodity in politics, and the idea of "winning" a debate as cleanlyand simply as you'd win a Scrabble game can seem impossible. But with the truth on his side, a jar of toxic "frackwater," and the belief that...
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO
Summary: Charlotte, twelve, and Ben, eleven, are highly-skilled competitors at online Scrabble and that connection helps both as they face family issues and the turmoil of middle school.
Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018