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Asylum for Nightface

by Bruce Brooks

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian life,
  • Family life,
  • Family,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A deeply spiritual seventeen-year-old takes a radical step to save himself from the fanaticism of his born-again Christian parents.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBruce Brooks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B7913 As 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination153 p. ;
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24744843M
    ISBN 100064472140
    ISBN 109780064472142
    OCLC/WorldCa42768845

    The Moves Make the Man (Harper Keypoint Books, ) Midnight Hour Encores (Harper, ) No Kidding (Harper, ) Everywhere (HarperCollins, ) What Hearts (HarperCollins, ) Boys Will Be (Henry Holt & Co., ) [clarification needed] Asylum for Nightface (New York: Laura Geringer Books/HarperCollins, ). used books, rare books and new books ) HarperCollins, Find This Book › Find signed collectible books: 'Asylum for Nightface' More editions of Asylum for Nightface: Asylum for Nightface: ISBN () Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print.

      Author of The moves make the man, Dolores, Midnight hour encores, What hearts, Asylum for Nightface (Laura Geringer Books), What Hearts (Laura Geringer Books), Boys will be, On the wing.   Reverse spin, triple pump, reverse dribble, stutter step with twist to the left, stutter into jumper, blind pass. These are me. The moves make the man. The moves make foxworthy -- the Jayfox to his friends -- likes to think he can handle anything. He handled growing up without a father. He handled being the first black kid in school/5(5).

      Madeleine Roux's New York Times bestselling Asylum is a thrilling and creepy photo-illustrated novel that Publishers Weekly called "a strong YA debut that reveals the enduring impact of buried trauma on a place.". Featuring found photographs from real asylums and filled with chilling mystery and page-turning suspense, Asylum is a horror story that treads the line /5(). He has written several children's books including Everywhere, Midnight Hour Encores, Asylum for Nightface, Vanishing, No Kidding, and Throwing Smoke. He has received the Newbery Honor twice, first for The Moves Make the Man in and then for What Hearts in /5(3).


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Fourteen-year-old Zimmerman feels misunderstood by friends and family alike--and the pressure to. In his children’s book Asylum for Nightface (), Bruce Brooks uses lengthy passages unbroken by dialogue to explore questions of faith, good, and evil in this story of a young man forced into a bizarre spiritual quandary by his parents.

Asylum for Nightface Summary Asylum for Nightface is a psychological study that features long narrative passages punctuated only occasionally with action.

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A year-old boy is shocked when his. This Study Guide consists of approximately 12 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Asylum for Nightface. Brooks, Bruce. "In Collaboration with My Characters." Horn Book 62 (January/February ): Brooks.

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Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. This teacher's guide to Bruce Brooks's Asylum for Nightface, What Hearts & The Moves Make the Man provides a pre-reading activity and classroom discussion questions for these three coming-of-age stories about teenage boys facing challenging issues, including fundamentalist Christianity, casual drug use, child abuse, racial bigotry, questionable parenting, and suicide.

This literature. This Study Guide consists of approximately 12 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Asylum for Nightface. In Chapter Eight, Marcos and Zimmerman discuss Jesus's attacking the tables of the money lenders in the.

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