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Worst-case Collin / by Rebecca Caprara.

Caprara, Rebecca, (author.).


"In the two years since his mother was killed in an automobile crash, Collin has been anticipating further disasters, writing down what to do in the event of an avalanche or mentally practicing the Heimlich maneuver just in case--but the real trouble is that his mathematician father is obsessed with a classic math problem and has a hoarding problems that is spiraling out of control, leaving Collin desperate to hide this chaos from his friends and everyone else, even as he struggles with his own grief"--Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781623541453
  • ISBN: 162354145X
  • Physical Description: 378 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Award book
Target Audience Note:
10-12 years
680L Lexile
Awards Note:
Mark Twain Readers Award nominee 2023-2024
Subject: Compulsive hoarding > Juvenile fiction.
Bereavement in children > Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and sons > Juvenile fiction.
Parents > Death > Juvenile fiction.
Mathematicians > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Hoarders > Juvenile fiction.
Grief > Juvenile fiction.
Death > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Novels in verse.

Available copies

  • 40 of 49 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cameron Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cameron Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 49 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cameron Public Library JUV CAP (Text) 32311111199304 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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