Book Reviews of 8 Plus 1 (Eight Plus One)

8 Plus 1 (Eight Plus One)
8 Plus 1 - Eight Plus One
Author: Robert Cormier
ISBN-13: 9780440208389
ISBN-10: 0440208386
Pages: 208
Reading Level: Young Adult
Rating:
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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3.5 stars, based on 3 ratings
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
Book Type: Paperback
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reviewed 8 Plus 1 (Eight Plus One) on + 44 more book reviews
Seventeen-year-old Mike visits his grandmother's bedside and learns a family secret.

A divorced father discovers that only love, not bribes, can keep his daughter "his" on Thursdays.

A young white boy finds that friendship - and betrayal - can cross racial boundaries.

Here are nine touching, haunting and intensely personal stories - to be savored by readers of all ages.
reviewed 8 Plus 1 (Eight Plus One) on + 82 more book reviews
The stories probe the feelings and reactions of people in life's most trying situations: a first love, leaving for college, a boy's discovery that his father is all too human. This is a glimpse of Robert Cormier from a different angle - warm, touching, and intensely personal.