4 edition of Shattering glass found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||curator, Ellen J. Keiter, Neil Watson ; guest essayist, Tina Oldknow.|
|Contributions||Keiter, Ellen J., Watson, Neil., Oldknow, Tina., Katonah Museum of Art.|
|LC Classifications||NK5112 .S47 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||40 p. :|
|Number of Pages||40|
|LC Control Number||2007933521|
Shattering Glass by Giles, Gail. Publication date Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio) Scanned in China. American Libraries. Uploaded by PhanS on Novem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Shattering Glass essaysShattering Glass by Gail Giles is a very suspenseful and disturbing look at what it takes to be popular. In Chapter one, it starts off by saying "I guess, really, we each hated him for a different reason, but we didn't realize it until the day we killed him." It.
"Shattering Glass" is a powerful examination of what it takes to become popular, and what happens when the power structure of a society/school is dramatically shifted.
The narrator's best friend decides to give the school "loser" a makeover in order for him to become popular and eventually be voted Class Favorite for the seniors/5(83).
Shattering glass is a phrase that can be interpreted in many ways. In this book, Simon glass, the school geek is being transformed to be popular. The quote,shattering glass is referring to the hatred that his friend group grows towards Glass throughout the book/5.
“Shattering Glass is a dark, finely crafted, on-the-money coming-of-age suspense story. From page one, I felt myself being pulled to its grim conclusion by a very fine storyteller. This novel will be around for awhile.”/5(86). Shattering Glass By Gail Giles About the Book Simon Glass was easy to hate.
I never knew exactly why, there was too much to pick from. I guess, really, we each hated him for a different reason, but we didn’t realize it until the day we killed him/5(97). TM ® & © Scholastic Inc. All Rights Reserved. Susan Cheyney GRADES: About Us. “Shattering Glass is a dark, finely crafted, on-the-money coming-of-age suspense story.
From page one, I felt myself being pulled to its grim conclusion by a very fine storyteller. This novel will be around for awhile.” — Chris Crutcher, author of Staying Fat for Sarah Brynes and Whale TalkAuthor: Gail Giles.
Gail Giles has written many acclaimed YA novels, including Shattering Glass and Dead Girls Dont Write Letters. A native Texan, Gail has lived in Chicago and Alaska. She is now living back in Texas with her husband, two dogs, and three cats%().
Shattering Glass, by Gail Giles, is a young adult novel that tells the story of how high school senior Simon Glass went from school geek to Shattering glass book.
Description of the book "Shattering Glass": "Simon Glass was easy to hate I guess, really we each hated him for a different reason, but we didn't realize it until the day we killed him." Fat, clumsy Simon Glass is a nerd, a loser who occupies the lowest rung on the high school social ladder.
Everyone picks PDF on him-until Rob Haynes. In the young adult novel "Shattering Glass" by Gail Giles, nerdy outcast Simon becomes one of the popular kids at school after clique leader Rob decides to.
Among the summaries and analysis available for Shattering Glass, there are 1 Short Summary and 5 Book Reviews. Depending on the study guide provider (SparkNotes, Shmoop, etc.), the resources below will generally offer Shattering Glass chapter summaries, quotes, and analysis of themes, characters, and symbols.
SHATTERED GLASS Published in Canada by Orca Books Toni has always had nightmares about fire, and she also has burn scars but no idea how she got them. So when fire destroys the orphanage she has grown up in, she is ready to make her way to Toronto, where she hopes to discover the truth about the mother she believes hurt Shattering glass book then abandoned her.
Shattering Glass is an awsome edge of your seat read. The book starts out by telling you that the 4 main characters murdered a kid and then throughout the book give you hints to what happened.
Each chapter starts out with a quote from someone involved in the story/5(8). Shattering glass book Gail Giles has written two other acclaimed YA novels: Shattering Glass and Dead Girls Don't Write Letters.
A native Texan, Gail has lived in Chicago and 4/5(26). Career [ edit ] Her novel Shattering Glass, was an ALA Best of the Best Book, a Book Sense 76 selection, and a Booklist Top 10 Mystery for Youth selection.
The novel is about a high school boy named Simon Glass who is helped to become one of the most popular kids in school by other students, only to end in a tragic twist of : Young adult fiction.
“Shattering Glass” by Gail Giles is a book that should be read by every high-schooler before their graduation. It is a great story of betrayal, jealousy, hatred and mistrust amongst a bunch of high school guys. “Shattering Glass” takes place in present day Texas, following four seniors in high school.
Reader’s Guide for Shattering Glass by Patty Campbell. ABOUT SHATTERING GLASS. Simon was easy to hate. I never knew exactly why, there was too much to pick from. I guess, really, we each hated him for a different reason, but we didn’t realize it until the day we killed him. About the Book "Simon Glass was easy to hate.I guess, really we each hated him for a different reason, but we didn't realize it until the day we killed him." Fat, clumsy Simon Glass is a nerd, a loser who occupies the lowest rung on the high school social ladder.
Everyone picks on him -- until Rob Haynes shows up. Shattering Glass, a novel by Gail Giles, is a book about Simon Glass, and about how he is the most mistreated kid at BVale high school. Being fat and a. This prezi is a character analysis on Rob Haynes. A character that exists in the novel, "Shattering Glass" by Gail Giles.
Shattering Glass is told in his perspective. He was an aspiring author. Young was an intelligent guy and Rob’s right hand man. Even at the beginning of the book, Young was not fond of Simon.
This could have been because he was jealous of Simon. Rob started to spend more and more time with Simon, which made Young envious. Shattering Glass audiobook, by Gail Giles Simon Glass was easy to hate.
I never knew exactly why, there was too much to pick from. I guess, really, we each hated him for a different reason, but we didn’t realize it until the day we killed its powerful opening to its tension-filled ending, this compelling novel will pull you 3/5.
Shatterglass Book Four in The Circle Opens Kethlun Warder was a gifted glassmaker until his world was shattered in a freak accident. Now his remaining glass magic is mixed with lightning, and Tris must teach him to control it (if she can teach him to control his temper first).
“Simon Glass was easy to hate. I never knew exactly why, there was too much to pick from. I guess, really, we each hated him for a different reason, but we didn’t realize it until the day we killed him.” (Chapter 1, Page 1) This is the opening line of the novel, and it [ ].
"Shattering Glass" is a suspenseful novel written by Gail Giles about the murder of a high school senior named Simon Glass. The book is narrated by a straight-A student named Young Steward. He's one of the most popular boys in Simon's school, but only because he's a close friend of the even more popular and charismatic Rob Haynes.5/5(5).
Fool For Love Quiz drink. Milk Whiskey Water Wine 4. What elements contribute to the surrealism of the play. The bathroom sink and the working light switch The sound of the shattering glass and the car honking outside Eddie's.
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If you live outside of the United States, you can call. Shattered Glass is a biographical drama film about journalist Stephen Glass and his scandal at The New n and directed by Billy Ray, the film is based on a Vanity Fair article of the same name by H.
Bissinger and chronicles Glass' fall from grace when his stories were discovered to be fabricated. It stars Hayden Christensen as Glass, alongside Peter Based on: "Shattered Glass", by H. Bissinger. Simon Glass, Coop, Young, Bob, Rob, Ronna, and Lance are the main characters in the novel Shattering Glass.
A grimly comic debut novel revisits the dark hell of high-school cliques. The ruling posse at BrazosVale High includes the usual suspects: rich, well-connected "Young" Steward; smooth stud "the Bobster" DeMarco; dumb jock "Coop" Cooper; and the exquisitely cool and charismatic alpha male, Rob Haynes.
As a demonstration of power, Rob decides to elevate the school outcast, dweeby Simon Glass Author: Gail Giles. Contributors to SHATTERING GLASS include legendary political figures and award-winning, critically acclaimed and bestselling authors.
I fully appreciate the story behind this book in that it is to fight injustice but the combination of excellent fiction with the above-mentioned interviews, essays, etc.
made for a very discordant book. List of characters in the book shattering glass. Wiki User young steward- narrator. jeff cooper- dumb jock. bobster- all talk no action.
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Millbrook/Roaring Brook $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book In this suspenseful, disturbing debut novel, a. This film tells the true story of fraudulent Washington, D.C. journalist Stephen Glass (Christensen), who rose to meteoric heights as a young writer in his 20s, becoming a staff writer at "The New Republic" for three years (), where 27 of his 41 published stories were either partially or completely made up.
Shattering Glass Review. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Young Steward. Narrator, comes from money, always pushed by his father, writes a book and assigns its royalties to Coop, Rob Haynes. Confident, good looking, power-hungry, not what he seems, has to be in control, disappears after being released on bond, flees to.
"Shattering Glass" is a powerful examination of what it takes to become popular, and what happens when the power structure of a society/school is dramatically shifted. The narrator's best friend decides to give the school "loser" a makeover in order for him to become popular and eventually be voted Class Favorite for the seniors/5(48).
Minor Characters Lance Ansley: The bully, important but not necessarily a major character Alice Danvers: Outcast Blair Crews: Robert's girlfriend, Ms.
Popular Mr. Young: Steward's father who isn't supportive of his life decisions Mr. and Mrs. Glass: Parents of Simon who aren't in. : Shattering Glass () by Gail Giles and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).
When you take away the people that the most unpredictable ninja treasures, you makes a terrible monster out of her. She will not sit still and accept it - no - she will take it all back in time and change everything, even if it meant stumbling while treading along the road of shattered glass.Taken from my book summary website, WellRead; Simon Glass is a nerd.
Clumsy and awkward, he's a loser who occupies the lowest rung of the high school social ladder. Everybody picks on him, making jokes at his expense - until Rob Haynes shows up. R.Buy Shattering Glass by Gail Giles online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 8 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $1,