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6 edition of Wringer found in the catalog.

Wringer

by Jerry Spinelli

  • 289 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by HarperTeen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Peer group pressure,
  • Self-Help & Practical Interests,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Spinelli, Jerry,
  • Pigeons,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Fiction - General,
  • Social Issues - Violence,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Social Issues - Values,
  • Social Issues - Peer Pressure,
  • Social Issues - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Classics,
  • Violence,
  • Animals - Birds,
  • Courage,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9234152M
    ISBN 100060592826
    ISBN 109780060592820

    Wringer Literature Circle Unit The following unit is written for Jerry Spinelli's award-winning book Wringer (New York: HarperCollins, ), in which a young boy struggles with the conflict of whether or not to take part in a cruel tradition. Upon turning 10, boys in his town are expected to become. The Book Wringer by Jerry Spinelli is a realistic fiction book that revolves around the life of a boy named Palmer. Palmer lives in a town where you didn’t find pigeons flying around and walking down the road.

    Oct 14,  · This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. Jan 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Wringer book by Jerry Spinelli. Newbery Medal-winning author Jerry Spinelli tells a story of peer pressure so foul, so horrifying, that Wringer should be shelved along with Robert Cormier's The Free shipping over $/5(5).

    The Wringer. By Jerry Spenelli. This book explores the life of a boy named Palmer. He latest birthday brings with it many rite of passage including becoming a wringer in a local competition. The book explores many of the changes that go on in Palmer’s life both emotional and physical as he passes through this point in his life. Wringer definition, a person or thing that wrings. See more.


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Sep 21,  · I liked wringer because it plot. And how the book teaches go for good and not what your friends think. And how its OK to be your self and to be different.

Also you cant be forced to do the wrong thing. And that is why i like wringer and Jerry Spuhelli. Read more. One person found this helpful/5(). This book was a mesmerizing morality tale about a young boy who goes by the name of Palmer who cannot make sense of it.

The book starts off with Palmers upcoming tenth birthday and in his town 10 year old boys turn into wringers. A wringer is someone who break the necks of "wounded pigeons" at the towns Pigeon day shoot/5. May 01,  · Wringer was a very good book.

It is about a boy named Palmer and his tenth birthday party that is coming up. I think Jerry Spinelli did a great job on the book and I hope he keeps on making more for the rest of his life. They are very interesting and I will read them all. This book /5. For as long as Palmer LaRue can remember, he has dreaded the day he will turn ten and must take his place beside the other ten-year-old boys in town and become a wringer, a tradition passed down from father to esteindesign.xyz Newbery Medal winner Jerry Spinelli comes a gripping tale of how one boy learns how to overcome his esteindesign.xyzy Award Winner.

May 01,  · Newbery Honor Book * ALA Notable Children's Book "Deeply felt. Presents a moral question with great care and sensitivity." —The New York Times "A spellbinding story about rites of passage." —Publishers Weekly (starred review) "A realistic story with the intensity of a fable." —The Horn Book (starred review) "Thought-provoking.".

Aug 18,  · Reminiscent of Shirley Jackson's The Lottery, WRINGER is a mesmerizing morality tale about a gruesome town-unifying event and a boy who cannot make sense of it. The dread is pervasive from the first page, the casual cruelty of almost everyone around Palmer -- adult and child -- is frightening, and the rush of events sweeps the reader along just as it does Palmer.5/5.

Wringer, by Jerry Spinelli, is a novel about Palmer LaRue, a boy living in the small town of Waymer, where the annual festival known as Family Fest is held. The big event at Family Fest is a pigeon shoot. Five thousand pigeons are shot each year for fundraising. The. Winger () is a young adult fiction novel written by American author Andrew Smith.

Set in the prestigious boarding school, Pine Mountain, Oregon, the story follows fourteen-year-old Ryan Dean West as he recounts past events that he has experienced in his journey of esteindesign.xyz: Andrew Smith.

Winger is one of the best books out there and I am not even sugar-coating or exaggerating things. It is that kind of book that will crack you up and tear you up all at the same time. It was pure and unadulterated reading experience. It was well thought of, perfectly executed and was able to deliver.

The book was very well-written/5. Wringer. by Jerry Spinelli. Novel. pages. Grades Find this book: Amazon Teacher's Guide. In this town the killing of the pigeons has become a yearly event in which the whole community participates. The novel Wringer is a novel written by the American writer Jerry Spinelli and published in Just like other previous books written by Spinelli, Wringer is a young adult novel that focuses on pre-adolescent characters and the struggles they have to face.

Wringer is Palmer LaRue, a young boy who will be experiencing many trying experiences as the novel unfolds. Think back on some of your favorite characters from past novels you have read or movies you’ve seen. What do you think makes for an especially interesting protagonist.

The novel has a most interesting title – Wringer. Sep 21,  · Newbery Medal-winning author Jerry Spinelli tells a story of peer pressure so foul, so horrifying, that Wringer should be shelved along with Robert Cormier's The Chocolate War.

Nine-year-old Palmer dreads his upcoming 10th birthday/5(). Aug 16,  · Newbery Honor Book * ALA Notable Children's Book "Deeply felt. Presents a moral question with great care and sensitivity." —The New York Times"A spellbindi Skip to content.

Wringer. by Jerry Spinelli. On Sale: 08/16/ Read a Sample Read a Sample Read a Sample Read a Sample Read a Sample Enlarge Book Cover. Newbery Honor Book * ALA Notable Children's Book "Deeply felt. Presents a moral question with great care and sensitivity." —The New York Times"A spellbinding story about rites of passage." —Publishers Weekly (starred review)"A realistic story with the intensity of a fable." —The Horn Book (starred review)"Thought-provoking." —School Library Journal (starred review)In Palmer LaRue's /5(21).

Description of the book "Wringer": Palmer LaRue is running out of birthdays. For as long as he can remember, he's dreaded the day he turns ten -- the day he'll take his place beside all the other ten-year-old boys in town, the day he'll be a wringer.

But Palmer doesn't PDF want to be a wringer. Palmer LaRue is running out of birthdays. For as long as he can remember, he's dreaded the day he turns ten -- the day he'll take his place beside all the other ten-year-old boys in town, the day he'll be a wringer.

But Palmer doesn't want to be a wringer. It's one of the first things he learned about himself and it's one of the biggest things he has to esteindesign.xyz: Scholastic. Wringer by Jerry Spinelli - Chapter 22 summary and analysis. This Study Guide consists of approximately 52 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Wringer.

A wringer is a person who wrings pigeons' necks if they aren't already dead on Pigeon Day where pigeons are shot at for sport. The solution is that Palmer just doesn't wring them. This may seem.

Wringer by Jerry Spinelli - Chapter 1 summary and analysis. This Study Guide consists of approximately 52 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Wringer.

Wringer Summary and Analysis Buy From Amazon. FreeBookNotes found 6 sites with book summaries or analysis of Wringer. If there is a Wringer SparkNotes, Shmoop guide, or Cliff Notes, you can find a link to each study guide below.

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For as long as he can remember, he's dreaded the day he turns ten -- the day he'll take his place beside all the other ten-year-old boys in town, the day he'll be a wringer. But Palmer doesn't want to be a wringer.

It's one of the first things he learned about himself and it's one of the biggest things he has to esteindesign.xyz: