Fb2 The Empty Mirror ePub
by James Lincoln Collier
|Category:||Science Fiction and Fantasy|
|Author:||James Lincoln Collier|
|Publisher:||Bloomsbury USA Childrens (May 2, 2006)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1644 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1589 kb|
|Digital formats:||docx lrf rtf txt|
James Lincoln Collier (born June 29, 1928) is an American journalist, professional musician, and author of books, primarily non-fiction for adult readers and fiction for children.
James Lincoln Collier (born June 29, 1928) is an American journalist, professional musician, and author of books, primarily non-fiction for adult readers and fiction for children. His literary works include My Brother Sam Is Dead (1974), a Newbery Honor book that was also named an American Library Association Notable Children's Book and nominated for a National Book Award in 1975.
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The Empty Mirror book.
James Lincoln Collier. Justin Conkey was too young to fight in the Revolution of 1776, but now it is 1787 and he is fourteen. James Lincoln Collier. Fourteen-year-old Johnny promised his father, who was gravely wounded while fighting for the South, that he would take care of the family and not run off to fight. But when there's a request to take his mules and wagon on a bold mission to supply the Rebel troops, Johnny can't resist the chance for revenge as well as a good payday.
James Lincoln Collier has written a haunting story of a boy and his reflection-and what happens when two souls want to inhabit the same living body.
The book Empty Mirror by Newbery Honor Award winner James Lincoln Collier is a nture book that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Nick is a troublesome 13 year old orphan whose parents died in a flu epidemic. Nick has lost his reflection from mirrors, shop windows, and lake water.
Reprint: Originally published: New York : Bloomsbury, 2004. First Scholastic printing, October 2005"-Title page verso. Thirteen-year-old Nick, whose parents died in the 1918 flu epidemic, must find out why his mirror-image is causing mischief around their New England town and making sure Nick gets the blame.
by James Lincoln Collier. The Horn Book Guide "Lessons on the importance of not forgetting the past are included in this fast-paced novel that will hook readers with a spooky ghost story while giving them interesting historical information.
Nick is an orphan who has grown up in his uncle Jack's care on the wild, wooded coast of New England. His parents died when he was a baby during a terrible influenza epidemic that swept the region not long after World War I. Nick first realizes something is wrong when he notices he no longer has a reflection. Then a neighbor he has known all his life accuses him of ignoring her. Soon Nick is blamed for all kinds of trouble around town. Is some other boy who looks like Nick creating all the problems? Nick suspects that something even stranger is going on. Ultimately he proves that someone else is trying to get him in trouble. Refusing to let this shadow of a boy take over his life, Nick develops a plan with his friend Gypsy to get rid of his mirror image for good.
Award-winning author James Lincoln Collier has written a haunting story of two boys-one alive, one a ghost-who confront each other and their small town in a battle to determine who is the more deserving of the one life they seem to share.