Published May 27, 2008
by Bloomsbury USA Children"s Books .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||336|
Jul 09, · Alfred Kropp, on the other hand, is an absolute hoot, and a truly engaging personality. And that brings us to the real appeal of this book. Alfred sees himself as a failure and a loser. But, as his first person narrative makes clear, he is insightful, thoughtful, /5(68). Oct 01, · About Rick Yancey. RICK YANCEY is the author of the Alfred Kropp series, which includes the Carnegie Medal nominee The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp, Alfred Kropp and the Seal of Solomon, and Alfred Kropp and the Thirteenth Read more. Related Books. Rick Yancey's book, Alfred Kropp, has taken this story and brought it to the modern day and then some. Many people know about King Arthur, and Excalibur, from the stories told about the days of the knights of the round table. Nobody, however, knows about its current whereabouts or the legacy left by King Arthur himself. The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp Alfred Kropp was just trying to survive high school when his guardian uncle gets him roped into a suspicious get-rich-quick scheme that changes his life forever: stealing Excalibur—the legendary sword of King Arthur.
The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp by Rick Yancey is a young adult fantasy novel starring protagonist Alfred Kropp, whose odd proportions and penchant for failure has made him feel like an outcast among both his family and his classmates. WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL HOME OF NY TIMES BEST SELLING AUTHOR RICK YANCEY Author of The 5th Wave, the Monstrumologist series and the Alfred Kropp adventures. WHAT'S NEW. Click here to watch the book trailer for The Infinite Sea! Jan 16, · Read Common Sense Media's The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp review, age rating, and parents guide. Likable loser tries to save world in action-packed novel. Read Common Sense Media's The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp review, age rating, and parents guide. Though well-written, this book doesn't withstand literary, or 4/4. Book Summary Alfred Kropp is the last person you'd think could save the world. But when this oversized underachiever gets roped into a suspicious get-rich-quick scheme, his life takes a .
Dec 01, · A Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book of the Year, Carnegie Medal nominee, and Book Sense Children's Pick. Before The 5th Wave, there was The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp. This first book in Rick Yancey's lauded series earned two starred reviews, and was called "unforgettable" by Ridley Pearson/5. His young adult novel, The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp, was named a "Best Book of the Year" by Publishers Weekly and was nominated for the Carnegie Medal. Since he was quite young, Rick knew he wanted to be a writer. Richard Yancey Synopsis: The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp by Rick Yancey is the first book in the Alfred Kropp series. Alfred Kropp is an everyday kid with an average life, but that changes when he steals King Arthur’s sword and mistakenly hands it off to the wrong place. Kropp isn’t just any year-old. He is a big, strong lad with a habit of honesty that some people (including himself) confuse with being simpleminded. He also happens to be a billionaire, the last living descendant of Sir Lancelot, and a hero whose blood heals wounds/5.