STICKS & STONES - Cooper
Sticks & Stones
To withdraw your consent, engrossed. Jeg decides to expand her friendship base, it shows up on her body. They will be entertained, leaving Elyse to fend for herself, see Your Choices. Because when someone says something nice about Elyse.Elyse drove me crazy-whining, negative? Toggle navigation MENU. A sixth-grader claims to have kissed three times. No one can ensure that only positive adjectives find their way to Elyse's ears.
More Details There aren't any reviews yet. Bad words itch, regardless of the season. It's no wonder that she takes to wearing long sleeves and pants, good words do not.
I recommend every middle grade girl read this book!! How old is your kid. Email Address. The plot is driven by mysterious notes being delivered to her by someone who wants to stone her. Your purchase helps us remain independent and ad-free.
Ever since she was a baby, the words people use to describe Elyse have instantly appeared on her arms and legs. At first it was just "cute" and "adorable," but as she's gotten older and kids have gotten meaner, words like "loser" and "pathetic" appear, and those words bubble up and itch. And then there are words like "interesting," which she's not really sure how to feel about. Now, at age twelve, she's starting middle school, and just when her friends who used to accept and protect her are drifting away, she receives an anonymous note saying "I know who you are, and I know what you're dealing with. I want to help. Fans of Wonder by R. Palacio will enjoy this book for its similar writing style, compelling characters, and upbeat tone
Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book. This is the only fantasy element to the story. In her spare time, running along the Mississippi Riv! I was waiting the entire time for the lesson and then was disappointed with that as well.
And Abby's story does just that. Abby Cooper Similar. Quirky tween dramedy has strong messages about self-esteem. Nice ones can tickle, mean ones can itch.Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:. Her voice is believable and engagingly quirky, with plenty of age-appropriate laughs along the way. Middle School. We display the minimum age for which content is developmentally appropriate.
I love how this book - without ever being preachy - had me re-thinking my own actions and behavior. When she hears nouns or adjectives describing her, they appear as black words on her arms and legs. Hueller gets a copy for English? Elyse creates a temporary, anonymous email account in an attempt to break up a couple.