Describe Nick Allen's thoughts in Frindle.

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In Frindle, Nick Allen's thoughts are invariably characterized by creativity and invention.

Nick is renowned throughout the school for his creative ideas, which take many and varied forms. His most creative idea of all is his invention of the word “frindle” as a synonym for “pen.”

Nick's imagination is...

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In Frindle, Nick Allen's thoughts are invariably characterized by creativity and invention.

Nick is renowned throughout the school for his creative ideas, which take many and varied forms. His most creative idea of all is his invention of the word “frindle” as a synonym for “pen.”

Nick's imagination is constantly working overtime, and this is just the latest demonstration of that fact. He's created something out of his own mind that quickly catches on at school and beyond, much to the annoyance of his teacher Mrs. Granger, who regards the dictionary as the sole determinant of a word's meaning.

This young man's remarkable creativity can also be observed in the way in which he briefly transforms his classroom into a tropical island. Nick's high-pitched noises in class, not to mention the so-called thought-grenade questions he pitches at teachers to distract them from giving out homework, also attest to the bubbling cauldron of ideas that is Nick's brain.

Of course, such thoughts, however creative, are nonetheless tinged with a desire to cause mischief. It would appear that Nick hasn't yet mastered the art of being creative without also challenging the authority of his teachers, especially Mrs. Granger.

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