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Lunch Lady #1

Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute

by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Paperback, 1 v. (unpaged), Random House Childrens Books, List Price: $6.99 |


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The school lunch lady — who is a secret crime fighter — uncovers an evil plot to replace all the popular teachers with robots.

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From Lunch Lady #1: Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute by Jarrett J. Krosoczka. Copyright 2009 by Jarrett J. Krosoczka. Excerpted by permission of Random House Children's Books.