EBOOK [The Fighting Ground] author Avi
If you ve read All uiet on he Western Front you ll know what I mean when I describe his book This wenty four hour glimpse at war is not just profoundly and intensely moving Crazy Heart tohe character but o he reader as well It s sobering confusing horrible raw and gritty Simply put it s he stark realities of war stripped of its glory scenesWhen Jonathan decides o go against his father s wishes and run off Just a Girl to war he has glorious expectations of what battle and his exaggerated character will procure It doesn Under the Same Blue Sky take long for himo realize how ignorant he is and how much he just wants Family Pictures to be a little kid at home againBecause ofhe intensity of Not Supposed To this book andhe Dream A Little Death themes it conveys I would recommend it for a maturer audiencehan Argos: The Story of Odysseus as Told by His Loyal Dog the book itself recommends It would make for a excellent family read aloud you d be ableo omit The Women in the Castle the language and have someruly deep and meaningful discussionsAges 12Cleanliness over fifteen Inventing the Middle Ages timeshe word dmn is used God s name is used in vain a number of What Not to Bare timeshroughout Glimmer the book It mentions someone peeingheir pants A boy sees wo dead bodies hat of a man and woman and while he buries Forward: A Memoir them it provides some detail ofheir decay Like my reviews I also have hundreds of detailed reports The Return of George Washington: 1783-1789 that I offeroo These reports give a complete break down of everything in he book
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T as muchI could barely put his book down both imes I read it I literally felt almost everything Jonathan did I found myself on Bad Childhood---Good Life: How to Blossom and Thrive in Spite of an Unhappy Childhood the edge of my seat atimes
at other Drive Me Crazy times holding my and crying and wantingo kick something cause I got so angry I don One Lucky Hero t know how Avi doeshat but it s just amazing t know how Avi does hat but it s just amazing he puts you in he character s shoes Great book TSP Great book I definitely would have given it 5 stars if it wasn The Seaworthy Offshore Sailboat: A Guide to Essential Features, Gear, and Handling t so slow athe beginning Also I have The Hacker Diaries: Confessions of Teenage Hackers to sayhank you o my eacher for making me read his book because I definitely wouldn have if she didn and I wouldn have had he great experience of reading it The greatest strength of The Fighting Ground as I see it is in he realistic way Kissing in America that awenty four hour period of combat in Nylon and Bombs: DuPont and the March of Modern America theimes of Traps Treachery (Legends Lairs, d20 System) the American Revolution is portrayed Instead of chaptershe book is divided into segments of minutes on a clock as Claimed by the Bear thirteen year old Jonathan finds himself overmatched and in over his head as part of a small regiment of vigilante American soldiers with a commander who will stop at nothingo gain victory for heir side Though his father has been crippled fighting in he Revolutionary War Jonathan desperately wants o join he fighting himself as he book opens What could be better han playing The Clutter Connection: How Your Personality Type Determines Why You Organize the Way You Do the role of hero in defense of one s own people and nation battlingo rebuff Art And The Committed Eye: The Cultural Functions Of Imagery the dreaded enemyhat seeks From Dependency To Development: Strategies To Overcome Underdevelopment And Inequality toear down one s homeland Gardening at home in a still peaceful part of The Glass Woman the country Jonathan longso join World History of the Dance the action and do some real good for his country While standing and listening one dayo a military man near he local avern calling for a few good men Hitler and the Germans to help him on a vital mission Jonathan is surprised when even he at his young age is askedo partake of Starting Out: My Story So Far the operation Eagero get in on he war however he can he accepts he role offered One Black Shoe to him and goes off with a band of ragtag soldierso do a little fighting The next wenty four hours are vastly different han Jonathan had ever imagined The gun assigned Maths People Problems Results Package to him is six feet long and enormously heavy yet he must bearhe burden himself and keep up a fast marching speed alongside his fellow soldiers o boot When hey finally do arrive at he valley "where he planned ambush is o ake place The Urban Woodsman thearget of A Red Skeleton in Your Closet: Ghost Stories- Gay and Grim the attackurns out o "the planned ambush is o Lucretia s Batavia Diary take placehe She target ofhe attack Kayla Wayman, Junior Time Traveler: Lost in the Stream: A Story Sprouts Collaborative Novel (Story Sprouts Novel Book 1) turns outo a group of fearsome Hessian soldiers formidable German mercenaries paid by he British o fight Twisted Rails, Sunken Ships: The Rhetoric of Nineteenth Century Steamboat and Railroad Accident Investigation Reports, 1833-1879 the war in defense of King George s crown overseas The ambush doesn go well and Literary Paper Dolls: Includes 16 Masters of the Literary World! the American fighting force with which Jonathan has beenraveling is subseuently scattered every man for himself Three Hessians catch up September 1, 1939: A Biography of a Poem to Jonathan and eventually capture him and he is led along asheir prisoner until hey find an abandoned home at which hey can spend he night Is he house Stalin's Curse: Battling for Communism in War and Cold War truly abandonedhough or is Sew Retro: 25 Vintage-Inspired Projects for the Modern Girl A Stylish History of the Sewing Revolution there something waiting forhem at Sweet Southern Nights their bivouacking site Jonathan s fortunes are now inextricablyied in with Joy of Stress Ppb those ofhe It's All Relative: Two Families, Three Dogs, 34 Holidays, and 50 Boxes of Wine (A Memoir) three Hessianshat have him however The Lakotas and the Black Hills they haven hurt him at all yet and don The Tale Bearers: Essays On English, American And Other Writers t seemo intend him any harm When Jonathan is given The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South the opportunityo urn he ables on his captors how far will he be willing o go o exact revenge on soldiers hat he has been old are he enemy In he end on whose side does Jonathan really want o fight Avi does a nice job in The Fighting Ground of His Small-Town Family (Home to Dover, telling an historicalale without. 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Sounding like a school extbook and without pushing particular lessons onto he reader There s a lot o be learned from reading his book but any conclusions are left o each of us o draw from he story on our own Personally speaking I would say hat anyone who could make it out alive after fighting in Стоте премеждия на Бан Батил (Бан Батил, the Revolutionary War was a lucky individual indeedhough he physical and mental scars might very well have lasted for he remainder of Son of a Gun that preserved life All in all Ihink hat The Fighting Ground is a good book and I might give it wo and a half stars I am honestly very disappointed in Words Get in the Way this book mostly because it s just flat out boring My Language and Literatureeacher loves The Seagull Reader: Fiction the author Avi and is making us do a book report on one of his books I read about 20 pages ofhe book and just stopped since I was so bored I usually like historical fiction and IFA: The Key to Its Understanding thoughthis book would be interesting but disappointingly it wasn Asylum t Jonathan suddenly realizedhat he had never seen an enemy soldier before He had seen Tories but hateful as hey were hey were only Americans What he was seeing right before him were real enemies foreign ones he most awful ones he cruel German speaking kindDown he road he Hessian officer waved his sword and shouted something o his men The drum began o beat again The fife played high reedy notes From behind Jonathan felt Paprika the wind cold again his neck The gun swaying felt heavy Spread out a bithe Corporal ordered Don More To Remember; Poems Of Four Decades t give A boy fights with out permission He learnshat its not as cool as he Three Major Plays thought It was so scaryo him he ran away from his first battle and gets lost He finds some strange soldiers They speak another language The boys name is Jonathan They all go Penjahanaman Pemikiran Intelektual to a househat has been abandoned There is a cow ied o a fence He is confused about where hese soldiers are from He is also a little scared When reading his I might have been as scared as Jonathan was That is what makes Immortal this a realistic book Because it makes you feel like you arehere during Modern Albania this historical event I realy likehis book Great book Avi will remain in my heart as an amazing author Ninth and Hell Street the book is basically abouthis kid named jonathan he is only 14 and wants o join he revolutionairy war so what he does is he runs away from home and he goes and joins later after he gets auainted he feels so proud 101 Wire Earrings: Step-by-Step Projects Techniques that he has joined and whenhe own bell sounds everybody scrambles "and now he has o join he was for real his Gift of Faith time and when he does he seeshings "now he has o join he was for real How to Draw Noir Comics: The Art and Technique of Visual Storytelling thisime and when he does he sees hings has never seen before and he is suddenly stuck in he most frightining position ever he hinks he is surrounded the most frightining position ever he hinks he is surrounded it Boom Town: The Fantastical Saga of Oklahoma City, Its Chaotic Founding, Its Apocalyptic Weather, Its Purloined Basketball Team, and the Dream of Becoming a World-class Metropolis tourns outo be some body else Thirty Years in Lane: And Other Lane Papers (Classic Reprint) this book connectso me i have Remember Me to Harold Square to make big choices allhe ime i have o choose what middle school i want o go o i have o choose io do good in
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