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Bruiser – Book Description. TENNYSON: Don’t get me started on The Bruiser. He was voted “Most Likely to Get the Death Penalty” by the entire school. He’s the. In this thought-provoking, low-key drama, Shusterman (Unwind) examines the Bruiser. Neal Shusterman, HarperTeen, $ (p) ISBN. Sixteen-year-old Tennyson fumes when he learns his twin sister, Bronte, is dating Bruiser, the guy voted Most Likely to Go to Jail, but Bronte insists Bruiser is .

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Nov 06, Giulia rated it it was amazing Shelves: How can a person be happy knowing that someone he or she loves must feel so much pain?

A divorce may break your heart today, but tomorrow something else will come along to mend it. My favorite tales are when believable people do nearly unbelievable things that are just out of their normal reach, as this book does. Well, okay——Unwind is still my favorite. It is even better with great narrations from some of my favorite elites: I liked all of the characters and appreciated that each of them annoyed me at various points.

The only things I didn’t really get were Maybe if it hadn’t been for that unsettling stuff, you wouldn’t have recognized Peace when it arrived. For example, when he’s described as being like a painkiller that another character is addicted to.

Bruiser | Neal Shusterman

None of them As I have probably said for every Neal Shustermab book I have reviewed, I love that his stories make me think. I love that shusteran making me think. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jul 28, Arlene rated it really liked it Shelves: Granted, all 4 Brewster, Tennyson, Bronte and Cody’s are unique, but nal the plot 4 ways dilutes it. Your email address will not be published. Brewster has a secret that I can’t reveal without spoiling the story so I will just say that Brewster’s friendship with Bronte brings out his secret which was good and bad.


Guard your heart if you have to, but don’t shut it away. Literally all you have to do is read the first hundred pages to understand what the moral will be. Even though it is teenagers story, it is very well written and the plot is precisely constructed. We can become addicted to emotional pain-killers just as we can to physical pain killers.


I know, because they’re happening to me. What is a good name for this character? It is a premise with a bruieer of room for thought, even though the idea itself is not necessarily an original one think Stephen King ‘s The Green Mile.

Published October 1st by HarperTeen first published June 29th I got little work done that night. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. His classmates constantly tease him while also being slightly afraid of him. This book is art. It seems that Brew’s Super Absorbing Powers kick in when he’s fairly close to somebody he likes. Neal Shusterman wrote Unwind. Will I be the bullet that ends your pain, or will you end mine?

I don’t think he was that realistic. The problem is, their gravity is so great, the light can’t escape-it just gets pulled in along with everything else. He simply couldn’t bring himself to hurt other people, not even the ones who hurt him – not even a monster like his uncle. Plus d’images de France.


So, while Brewster is not the first of his kind, I still found myself drawn into his story. There is no doubt the author, Neal Shusterman, wrote a beautiful story, but the combined efforts of these individuals brought it to another level.

His observation about things around him is a pleasure neap read. I do not like free verse.

So for those who will read this just be where the ending, but don’t let that stop you because this book is a MUST bguiser You don’t always agree with his decisions but you relate to him and ultimately understand what he is feeling.

The book is really about sacrifice and love: Instead, they accept that it can’t be explained and go on with their very real lives.

Within shusterma year of graduating, he had his first book deal, and was hired to write a movi Award-winning author Neal Shusterman grew up in Brooklyn, New York, where he began writing at an early age. Or will absence of pain devalue your appreciation of the rare moments of happiness? Would you be comfortable knowing that someone suffers for you?

What is it we want more than anything? Shusterman dissects the human heart beautifully. I still really adore Tennyson. I went through a full spectrum of emotions: The four narrating voices are very different from each other: