I would rate this book three stars because it was a good book. Sometimes I gather so much material it's hard to keep track of it all. Alex thinks her boyfriend Cliff is great, even though he puts her down and once even slaps her. She then married and moved West, to Pasadena, California, with her professor-researcher husband.
In her long list of young-adult novels she has tackled contemporary social problems including child abuserape, AIDS, cults, teen suicide, prejudice, the aftermath of nuclear attack, date rape, steroid abuse, and obsessive relationships.
Miklowitz saw the possibility for a novel in this, and the result was Turning Off, her first young-adult novel. Her works include picture books for the young, nonfiction for juvenile readers, and young-adult novels.
This is one of my favorite assigned books ever, along with TKAMockingbird and The story never veers far from credibility and stays close to what a boy in those circumstances may experience. Audrey One of the few books that actually freaked me out! He starts out being the misunderstood and under appreciated by his family before the bomb drops.
Throughout the s, s, and s, Miklowitz turned out one well-received and well-researched book after another. Kurazaybo I got this book secondhand and am very glad I discovered it.
The novel displays a realistic happening that can happen any second and describes it intricately. Philip secretly switches the tag on her mom with one that says and earlier number so that she would be flown out more promptly. The badly injured don't even get the chance to be helped because the hospitals have to send the ones that are likely going to live to hospitals that specialize in burns.
They actually walk down my street in the book. Philip is the only hope of his family and has to confront his fears in order to save h They would read about ten different titles together each week, and she thought she could do better.
While the psychological insight is not very deep, I found comforting to see an author who really understands what it feels to be a teenager who struggles to find the strength to go on and accept his own virtues and shortcomings.
His mother is so badly burned that the hospitals put her on the bottom of the list to be flown to burn centers. From Consumer to Creator Like many creative stay-at-home mothers, Miklowitz soon became interested in the picture books she was sharing with her children.
Her first book, Barefoot Boy, was thus published in Buy a cheap copy of After the Bomb book by Gloria D. Miklowitz. After an accidental nuclear explosion off the coast of California, Philip searches for his family through a heavily militarized and devastated Los Angeles.
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After the Bomb written by Gloria Miklowitz is a thrilling novel that takes place before,during, and after a bomb which supposedly was sent from Russia by accident.
L.A. andsurrounding cities are all altered by the disastrous happening/5(4).Download