The Bully Book
What is The Bully Book? Part mystery, part tragedy, part comedy. Originally self-published as an ebook by a member of Team Starkid, The Bully Book is now available in hardcover, paperback, and ebook editions. The paperback includes a Q&A with the author.Eric Haskins, the new sixth-grade bully... show more
What is The Bully Book? Part mystery, part tragedy, part comedy. Originally self-published as an ebook by a member of Team Starkid, The Bully Book is now available in hardcover, paperback, and ebook editions. The paperback includes a Q&A with the author.Eric Haskins, the new sixth-grade bully target, is searching for answers. And unlike many of us who experienced something awful growing up, he finds them. Though they may not be what he expected.When the author was eleven, he was bullied. This book is loosely based on incidents that happened to him in sixth grade.The Bully Book is a Top Ten Indie Next List pick of 2013, and Publishers Weekly called The Bully Book a "gripping debut novel."
Publish date: December 26th 2012
Pages no: 240
Edition language: English
, Realistic Fiction
, Middle Grade
, Coming Of Age
Realistic fiction told from a 6th grader Eric's point of view. As the year begins, people are treating him differently. Namely a boy named Donovan who was his best friend in 5th grade and two other kids he is now hanging out with. They are calling Eric "The Grunt" and bullying him. When Eric hears ...
This book was interesting, but also quite depressing. I also skipped through the bully pages, they just made me feel sick. : I really hated the attitude of the teachers in the school. Never did they once help Eric, no as soon as something happens they believe the bullies. It is sad, but I know thi...
This is a nice book. I don't normally like middle grade fictions, but I did have a good time reading this one. However, the ending was not very satisfying.One thing I find strange is that the substitute teacher turned a blind eye to all the torment Eric had to endure when those kids read aloud hurtf...
Didn't love the ending. I understand it but don't really agree with it. But overall a really good book!
I'm tough when it comes to rating YA books. Basically I want them to truly be written for the enjoyment of adults and just hidden on the shelves of the children's section at the library so they are always available when I want to check them out. This one really is for the younger set. I enjoyed G...