This novel is about an akward GR.9 student named Will Reid who has been found by the GR.9 bully(Shane) and is pushed to his limit and only. EggHead By Caroline Pignat. Katie is confused. Shane is a bully. Devan is in love. This novel got me emotional at some parts. -Has one friend. : Egghead: A Novel (): Caroline Pignat: Books. Egghead and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.
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Each character takes a turn at telling the story – through the spare blank verse of Will, wrapped up in the world of his single-parent father and his own eccentric preoccupations; through the clear-eyed accounts of Katie, wrestling with her own private demons; and in the sensitive narrative of the slowly awakening Devan, who comes to notice Katie as a spunky, attractive individual whom he’d like to know better but fears thinks he’s a goof.
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Lewis gets on Shane and co’s bully radar from day one when, in orientation, he is found in the middle of the gym, bent down staring intently at an ant. I must congratulate Caroline Pignat for providing me with pignnat riveting and inspirational read. My teacher read it as a read aloud and I loved the message this story gave.
Set up a giveaway. It’s a great novel that many people will relate to Shane is the biggest bully in the 9th grade. Will they succeed in making themselves better people, or will they succumb to the pressure in their life?
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Write a customer review. The book was soo good that we weren’t supposed too read more than a chapter a week yet some how more than half of us read it in way less. Egghead is told by three perspectives, Katie, Will’s friend, Will, and Devan.
A teacher with the Ottawa Catholic School Board, Caroline has taught elementary, intermediate and high school students. I really enjoyed this one. Using Language to Change Lives. I also enjoyed Will’s beautiful poems that kept this book both sad and intruging. Apr 19, Stefanie Geryk rated it really liked it. The author found a way to make it funny and serious in a way that shows different perspectives bystander, victim, etc.
Feb 16, Maeghan rated it really liked it. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Amy Benjamin with Tom. Egghead is a fantastic book that I would recommend to absolutley The first book I read in days that actually got me tearing up.
LOrdtremorpredudeAryan44griffinelkfilipovicnathalielaurinKaethemaxsearle. How does shane and martin act in the beggining? Katie refused and danced with Will instead.
I decided to read this book because i liked the title Egghead and because the front cover caught my eye. Devan is filled with guilt because if Katie and Will’s project hadn’t been ruined, they wouldn’t carolinr won third place. Opinion 4- I have mixed feelings about the book because it doesn’t show much about the bullies life.
May 01, Maheesha rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Told from the perspectives of Will, Devan, and Katie, the book delves into the psychology of the characters from a realistic standpoint.
This book brings about a lot of open discussion about bullying. It demonstraits how you should stick up to bullies and help your friends in their time of need.
It wasn’t perfect, but it wasn’t boring either. Young readers will find lots to think about as they turn the pages of this crisp and compelling story by newcomer Caroline Pignat. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Age 12 and up. The three teens faces the challenges of a typical high school experience, being victims of Egg head is a very heartfelt novel about a young boy who faces bullying.
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AmandaCharland Jan 8, A boy who is different form everyone else At the science fair, Shane knocks down Will and Katie’s ant farm killing their chance of winning first place and Will is the perfect target for Shane, the grade 9 bully.
The book is filled with stories of tormenting Will, from smashing his prized ant farm, to locking him out of the locker xaroline naked. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.