i am the messenger

Summary:
This heartwarming comedy about 19-year-old Ed Kennedy. Ed lived the life of an ordinary young adult. Then one day he stopped a bank robbery and was praised for his heroism. The next day, an ace of diamonds arrives in the mail with nothing but street addresses on the front. Ed visits the addresses only t learn that there are problems there. He learns that he can help the people and solve the problems. As he finishes more challenges, he receives a higher ranking card ending up with the joker, where the ultimate challenge lies.
Educational Themes:
This is a book that would make a good choice for a teen book club.
Reading Level:
3.9
Recommended Age To Read By Yourself:
10 and Up
Recommended Age To Read Together:
13 and Up
Age of child:
Teen STAR Review Team, Be the Star You Are!™
Purchase Recommendation:
Borrow. If you see this book in a library definitely pick it up because it was well worth my time and I think it will be for you too.
Little Kid Reaction
This book was fantastic and it made me laugh. I teared up a little in the end and it gave me hope in human kindness. I would give it a solid 10 out of 10 and would recommend this to any young adult, boy or girl.
Big Kid Reaction
Review pending.
Pros:

Teens will enjoy this book that is both funny and poignant. It has an elementary-level reading, but the content is for older readers. This is a good choice for remedial readers.

Cons:

None.


Title I Am The Messenger
About
Author Markus Zusak
Publisher Knopf Books for Young Readers © 2006
ISBN 9780375836671
Material Hard Cover
Genres Young Adult, Humor, Coming Of Age
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