Who is the boy in Frindle?

Answer "Frindle," a 1996 children's book by award-winning author Andrew Clements, tells the tale of Nicholas Allen, an imaginative fifth-grader. Nick thinks the dictionary is boring until he invents a new... Read More »

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How do I Teach 'Frindle'?

"Frindle" is a children's novel about language and creativity written by American author Andrew Clements and illustrated by Brian Selznick. The book has sold more than 2.5 million copies and has wo... Read More »

What genre is the book"Frindle"?

Simon and Schuster published the first version of "Frindle," a children's novel written by New Jersey author Andrew Clements, in 1996. The book, which centers around a fifth-grader named Nick, can ... Read More »

Is frindle a real word?

"Frindle" is not an actual word. Author Andrew Clements coined the term, a substitution for the word "pen," in 1990, six years before his first novel (called "Frindle") was released. "Frindle" the ... Read More »