The Resource Accelerated : A Novel, (electronic book)

Accelerated : A Novel, (electronic book)

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Accelerated : A Novel
Title
Accelerated
Title remainder
A Novel
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Language
eng
Summary
In a striking debut novel, a single father and his son discover what lies beneath the gilded façade of a tony Upper East Side private school: an endemic of over-medicated children.Every afternoon Sean Benning picks up his son, Toby, on the marble steps that lead into the prestigious Bradley School. Everything at Bradley is accelerated—3rd graders read at the 6th grade level, they have labs and facilities to rival most universities, and the chess champions are the bullies. A single dad and struggling artist, Sean sticks out like a sore thumb amongst the power-soccer-mom cliques and ladies-who-lunch that congregate on the steps every afternoon. But at least Toby is thriving and getting the best education money can buy. Or is he?When Sean starts getting pressure from the school to put Toby on medication for ADD, something smells fishy, and it isn't the caviar that was served at last week's PTA meeting. Toby's "issues" in school seem, to Sean, to be nothing more than..
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TEFOD
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adult
Accelerated : A Novel, (electronic book)
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Accelerated : A Novel, (electronic book)
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multicolored
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453271469
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
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52616938-66a7-4d03-b9a2-a74d645b3ab1
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remote
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