Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
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 just about Fine dust-jacket with only minor edgewear.
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.