The main internal conflict in this book is Phil vs. In the novel, three teens from very different Los Angeles backgrounds meet, conflict, and finally coalesce into a team during basic training. Kristin This book scared the crap out of me when I read it in 7th grade. But when he rapes her on a date she finally wakes up, knowing that some acts cannot be rationalized away.
James Guide to Young Adult Writers, "I feel a special kinship with young adults, maybe because my own teen years are still vivid. From picture books she first expanded to nonfiction, with biographies and topics that interested her and her children, from roller skating to sports jokes.
At the same time she had also been talking with the director of the Los Angeles Zoo about a program they had for youth becoming involved in animal rescue. Forced to spy for the Church in exchange for her position, Maria must also confront questions of loyalty and betrayal, faith and bigotry.
She was placed on the bottom of list to be flown away. She followed this success up with The Love Bombers, investigating the world of cults in the tale of Jenna who sets out to find her brother Jeremy, who has dropped out of college to join one such cult.
A great summertime read for the younger crowd or a weekend read for us older folks. She did not like to read at first, but when she finally got the knack, she was seldom to be seen without a book in hand.
He did so and after a while drained water from a resident's pool and had it flown down to the hospital. Not a drama or science fiction story either. As they go off on their journey they must over come all obstacles in their path. Martin Luther King, Jr. The protagonist is Philip, a teenager who is always in second place after his older brother.
He truly survived the terror, shock, and danger of the bomb. Philip Singer a teenager is in a position as leader of the family. Jerry SpinelliManiac Magee, The protagonist is Philip, a teenager who is always in second place after his older brother.
Philip's family weren't the only people affected by the bomb. Throughout the s, s, and s, Miklowitz turned out one well-received and well-researched book after another. So this horrifying book is about a nuclear accident going off in the suburbs of Los Angeles and a boy named Phillip is viscously trying to locate his family after this great significant nuclear bombing.
And with The Enemy Has a Face, fromMiklowitz deals with contemporary international problems—the Israeli-Palestinian conflict—in a novel of mystery and suspense. His brother Matt is awfully sick, possibly from radiation, his father was away at work during the blast and for all Philip knows he might be dead, and his mother was desperately injured and needs immediate attention.Jan 01, · In this sequel to Gloria Miklowitz’s After the Bomb, Philip, his brother Matt, and their friend, Cara Sherman, set off on a search for Philip’s family in the indescribable, brutal landscape of Los Angeles in the aftermath of nuclear devastation/5(5).
After the Bomb [Gloria D. Miklowitz] on dfaduke.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In a world shatteringly altered by a nuclear bomb, Philip Singer finds himself in the unlikely role of leader for his dfaduke.coms: Gloria Miklowitz, a graduate of the University of Michigan, is the author of more than 60 fiction and nonfiction books for children and young adults.
Her books have won national and international awards and deal with important issues such as nuclear war, racial injustice, steroid abuse, date violence and most recently militia involvement/5(2). Gloria D. Miklowitz (May 18, in New York City – January 20, in Pasadena, California) was an American author of more than 60 fiction and non-fiction books for young adults.
Her books have won national and international awards and deal with important issues such as nuclear war, racial injustice, steroid abuse, date violence and Genre: Fiction, non-fiction. 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.
Free shipping over $ This list of nuclear holocaust fiction lists the many works of speculative fiction that attempt to describe a world during or after a massive nuclear war, nuclear holocaust, or crash of civilization due to a nuclear electromagnetic pulse.Download