Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [x], 163,  pages
Publisher: New York: Jean Carl Book/Atheneum Books, 1996.
A charming first printing of the first edition in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket, signed by author E. L. Konigsburg directly on the title page. A scarce title to find signed.
Elaine Lobl Konigsburg's second Newbery Award winning book. She tells the tale of sixth-grade teacher Mrs. Olinski and her selection of students for the Academic Bowl team. While her selection is being questioned, the students surprise everyone with their unique contributions to the challenges of competition.