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Robert Hawks
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Bomboy, Pamela K. "Robert Hawks, The Richest Kid in the World." School Library Journal 38,5 (May 1992). This article summarizes the novel, The Richest Kid in the World and mentions the humor conveyed. It is recommended for recreational reading for students grades 4 through 8.

Estes, Sally, ed. "Young Adult Fiction."

Booklist 84,17 (May/June 1988): 1510.

This article provides a brief summary of Robert Hawks's This Stranger, My Father. The author states that "what will grip readers from that first scene of her father's arrest is the terror of the familiar world turned strange."

Review. Kirkus (February 15,1988). The reviewer states, "Hawks makes his debut in YA literature with a highcaliber thriller, with a plot reminiscent of Cormier's I Am the Cheese in its convoluted intrigues and doublecrosses. Fast-moving and thoughtprovoking."

Review. School Library Journal (March 1988). Reviewer states This Stranger, My Father is "a well-written, fastpaced, and involving story, and readers...

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