3 edition of Eleven found in the catalog.
When Sam, who can barely read, discovers an old newspaper clipping just before his eleventh birthday, it brings forth memories from his past, and, with the help of a new friend at school and the castle they are building for a school project, his questions are eventually answered.
|Statement||Patricia Reilly Giff|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.G3626 El 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||164 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||164|
|ISBN 10||0385730691, 0385900988|
|ISBN 10||9780385730693, 9780385900980|
|LC Control Number||2007012638|
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"Eleven" draws you right into the mystery of the main character's past in the first few paragraphs. It builds incrementally with each chapter, clue by clue, until finally, the puzzle of the past is revealed at the end of the book/5(70).
In Eleven by Sandra Cisneros, the main girl, Rachels character is shown through thought. The writing is strung together like the stream of consciousness of a child who still has that freedom to think freely and wholeheartedly because only until later, like full adulthood, do people really learn to keep a lid on their emotions.4/5.
“Eleven is a wonderfully written work of historical fiction and would be the perfect tool to use in the classroom.” – Jesse Reingold, teacher, Los Angeles Unified School District.
Eleven is a captivating novel written through the eyes of a child and would be a great read for the elementary classroom as a way to introduce young readers to historical events in a way that is not too horrific or complex for them to understand/5. This is Eleven: the journey of a boy turning eleven on 9/ A best-seller at the 9/11 Memorial Museum, a Kirkus "Best Books" selection, and winner of Writer's Digest and Moonbeam Children's Book awards/5().
Eleven is an important book. I usually "consume" information, but I have had to take the information in this book a bite at a timethe implications are very serious to me and I want to make sure that I have really paid attention/5(27).
Eleven is a very quick read that offers up themes of moving forward after a loss and the interconnections among people, akin to the butterfly effect of a small distant change causing large changes at a later point in time/5. Eleven Eleven was an exciting book, it was very captivating and made us understand who the characters were and what they were like, Dowsell makes us really understand what the Eleven book are going through and how they react to what is happening to them and their surroundings/5.
“Station Eleven is the kind of book that speaks to dozens of the readers in me—the Hollywood devotee, the comic book fan, the cult junkie, the love lover, the disaster tourist/5(K). Station Eleven is an adult post apocalyptic/dystopian novel written by Emily St.
John Mandel and Im actually quite surprised by how enjoyable it was, especially considering that I bought this book on a whim two days ago without knowing anything about it whatsoever.4/5(K). I move my pencil and books and eraser as far from it as possible.
I even move my chair a little to the right. I’m eleven, ten, nine, eight, seven, six, five, four, three, two, and one, but I. The information about Eleven shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.
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What they don't understand about birthdays and what they never tell you is that. when you're eleven, you're also ten, and nine, and eight, and seven, and six, and. five, and four, and three, and two and one. And when you wake up on your.
eleventh birthday you expect to feel eleven, but you don't. You open your eyes and. The shock of icy water as a boat crashes onto rocks feels real; so does the castle high above him that is almost hidden in the mists. And what about the number eleven woven into all those dreams?Sam is almost 11 when he discovers a locked box in the attic above his grandfather Mack's room, and a piece of paper that says he was.
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Originally from Texas, he now lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Jennifer. Eleven is his first novel for young adults.5/5(4). Parents need to know that Eleven, by Patricia Reilly Giff, is the story of a dyslexic boy, Sam, whose mother is dead and who lives with his grandfather and an unusual extended family of neighbors.
As he approaches his 11th birthday, he enlists the help of his classmate Caroline to read an old newspaper article and help him track down clues to who he really is.4/5.
Eleven Once Eleven Eleven Eleven Eleven Eleven. Concept (nonfiction), 17 words, Level aa (Grade K), Nonfiction Series, Lexile BR20L. In Eleven, students will become familiar with the high-frequency word eleven through a fun story about a birthday party with friends.
Detailed pictures and repetitive text support early emergent readers. Eleven By Sandra Cisneros W hat they don't understand about birthdays and what they never tell you is that when you're eleven, you're also ten, and nine, and eight, and seven, and six, and five, and four, and three, and two, and one.
And when you wake up on your eleventh birthday you expect to feel eleven, but you don' Size: KB. Station Eleven is a novel by Emily St. John Mandel. It is Mandel's fourth novel. The novel takes place in the Great Lakes region after a fictional swine flu pandemic, known as the "Georgia Flu", has devastated the world, killing most of the population.
It won the Arthur C. Author: Emily St. John Mandel. Eleven Summary. On her eleventh birthday, Rachel goes to school dreaming of the presents, birthday cake, and well-wishes to follow that evening. But an incident with Mrs.
Price, a teacher straight out of the black lagoon, and a horrible red sweater has Rachel wishing she were much older than eleven. Story. Eleven is a fast-paced, spine-tingling thriller that will have you gasping for breath at every twist When Brandon Fisher joined the FBI Behavioral Analysis Unit, he knew he’d come up against psychopaths, sociopaths, pathological liars, and more.4/4().#N#'Eleven' is a short story about a young girl turn written by Sandra Cisneros.
The narrator of the story is Rachel, whose birthday is ruined by. The author of the Anastasia books as well as more serious fiction (Rabble Starkey, ) offers her first historical fiction—a story about the escape of the Jews from Denmark in Five years younger than Lisa in Carol Matas' Lisa's War (), Annemarie Johansen has, at 10, known three years of Nazi occupation.
Though ever cautious and fearful .