The Schwa Was Here
Publish date: October 21st 2004
Publisher: Dutton Juvenile
Pages no: 228
Edition language: English
Series: Antsy Bonano (#1)
“Antsy” Bonano befriends Calvin Schwa, a boy who is “functionally invisible”; Old Man Crawley, an elderly recluse; and Crawley’s granddaughter, Lexie, who — although blind — sees more than most people.“It’s like he’s functionally invisible.”“The proper term is ‘observationally challenged,” Howie say...
The title of the first chapter “Manny Bullpucky Gets His Sorry Butt Hurled Off the Marine Park Bridge” is certainly a mouthful. Despite its being a mouthful, the same title did not completely prepare me for this funny, funny story of Ansty, The Schwa, Lexie, Howie, and Ira. THE SCHWA WAS HERE is wor...
pretty awesome, and i expect no less from neal shusterman!! i must say, shusterman is a really talented author; i love how his tone varies completely from book to book. who would think that the same person would write something as utterly disturbing and depressing as Unwind, and yet be capable of wr...
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