Doylestown: ROB BUYEA - The Perfect Score

Calling all fans of the Mr. Terupt series! Rob Buyea will be at The Doylestown Bookshop on Friday, October 13th at 7:00pm for a reading and book signing of his newest middle grade novel, The Perfect ScoreThe Perfect Score is the first installment of Rob's new Lake View Middle School Series and is perfect for all students ages 9-12 (or grades 4-7). Don't miss this chance to meet a beloved children's author and read his newest story!
From the beloved author of Because of Mr. Terupt and its sequels comes The Perfect Score, a new middle-grade school story with a very special cast of unforgettable characters who discover that getting the perfect score--both on the test and in life--is perhaps not so perfect after all.
The Perfect Score by Rob Buyea
No one likes or wants to take the statewide assessment tests. Not the students in Mrs. Woods's sixth-grade class. Not even Mrs. Woods. It's not as if the kids don't already have things to worry about. . . .
Under pressure to be the top gymnast her mother expects her to be, RANDI starts to wonder what her destiny truly holds. Football-crazy GAVIN has always struggled with reading and feels as dumb as his high school-dropout father. TREVOR acts tough and mean, but as much as he hates school, he hates being home even more. SCOTT's got a big brain and an even bigger heart, especially when it comes to his grandfather, but his good intentions always backfire in spectacular ways. NATALIE, know-it-all and aspiring lawyer, loves to follow the rules--only this year, she's about to break them all.
The whole school is in a frenzy with test time approaching--kids, teachers, the administration. Everyone is anxious. When one of the kids has a big idea for acing the tests, they're all in. But things get ugly before they get better, and in the end, the real meaning of the perfect score surprises them all.
About Rob

Rob Buyea taught third and fourth graders for six years; then he taught high school biology and coached wrestling for seven years. Currently, he is a full-time writer and lives in Massachusetts with his wife and daughters. His first novel, Because of Mr. Terupt, was selected as an E. B. White Read Aloud Honor Book and a Cybils Honor Book. It has also won seven state awards and was named to numerous state reading lists. Mr. Terupt Falls Again and Saving Mr. Terupt are companion novels to Because of Mr. Terupt. Visit him online at and on Facebook, and follow @RobBuyea on Twitter.

Rob Buyea presenting with microphone in front of screen with slide projected of book covers from Mr. Terupt series
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Event date: 
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
The Doylestown Bookshop
16 S. Main Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
The Perfect Score (The Perfect Score Series) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101938256
Availability: Usually Arrives to Store in 1-5 Days
Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - October 3rd, 2017

Saving Mr. Terupt Cover Image
ISBN: 9780449818282
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - August 23rd, 2016

Mr. Terupt Falls Again Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307930460
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - October 8th, 2013

Because of Mr. Terupt Cover Image
ISBN: 9780375858246
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - October 11th, 2011

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