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The Neddiad

(2007)
How Neddie Took the Train, Went to Hollywood, and Saved Civilization
(The first book in the Neddiad series)
A novel by

 
 
Bestselling author Daniel Pinkwater's story of how Neddie, a shaman, a ghost, three pals, and a maneuver known as the French substitution determine the fate of the world.

Melvin the Shaman. Sandor Eucalyptus. Billy the Phantom Bellboy. Daniel Pinkwater's weird and wonderful tale of Neddie Wentworthstein's quest to save civilization features some of the most unique heroes and villains a reader could hope to meet. Despite the heavy responsibility that Neddie must carry (not every kid is charged with rescuing humankind from doom), his story is hilarious, warm, welcoming, and sweet.

Genre: Children's Fiction

Praise for this book

"It's funny and tender and strange and impossible to describe. What Pinkwater does is magic and I'm grateful for it." - Neil Gaiman


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Used availability for Daniel M Pinkwater's The Neddiad

Hardback Editions

April 2009 : USA Library Binding

Title: The Neddiad: How Neddie Took the Train, Went to Hollywood, and Savedcivilization
Author(s): Daniel Manus Pinkwater
ISBN: 1-4395-8339-0 / 978-1-4395-8339-5 (USA edition)
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April 2007 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Neddiad: How Neddie Took the Train, Went to Hollywood, and Saved Civilization
Author(s): Daniel Manus Pinkwater
ISBN: 0-618-59444-2 / 978-0-618-59444-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
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Paperback Editions

January 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Neddiad: How Neddie Took the Train, Went to Hollywood, and SavedCivilization
Author(s): Daniel Pinkwater
ISBN: 0-547-13367-7 / 978-0-547-13367-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Young Readers Paperback
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Audio Editions

May 2007 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Neddiad
Author(s): Daniel Pinkwater
Publisher: Recorded Books
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May 2007 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Neddiad
Author(s): Daniel Pinkwater
Publisher: Recorded Books
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2007 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Neddiad
Author(s): Daniel pinkwater
ISBN: 1-4281-4864-7 / 978-1-4281-4864-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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2007 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Neddiad
Author(s): Daniel Pinkwater
ISBN: 1-4281-4869-8 / 978-1-4281-4869-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC
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Kindle Editions

February 2009 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Neddiad: How Neddie Took the Train, Went to Hollywood, and Saved Civilization
Author(s): Daniel Pinkwater
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
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