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A teenage boy can re do past events by manipulating dimensional time This is by and arge one of my favorite childhood This is by and arge one of my favorite childhood Peter was so absurdly relatable that as an adult I couldn t bear to sell it or donate it to a used bookstore I don t usually keep things ying around ike that due to sentimentality but a used bookstore I don t usually keep things ying around Cabaret like that due to sentimentality but book did it I Love pretty much all books by William Sleator and this oneooked very interesting so I had to try it This book is pretty short It only took 1 hour to read It starts out good in the beginning but it gets a ittle #boringdull when you get farther into it But overall I iked it I # when you get farther into it But overall I iked it I recomend it if you re ooking for a good uick read Rewind by William Sleator is a very good book for anyone who is Trading Places: The Netherlandish Merchants in Early Modern Venice looking for a great fantasymystery book with aot of twists Rewind is about a boy who gets hit by a car after finding out that his parents don t En plein coeur love him and after his death he finds out that he can rewind things and get a second chance This book has a greater meaning to it that you will understand after you finish the book This is a very good book that is set in the modern world I read this book back when I was 9 or 10 years old I m giving it such a high rating because I m 25 as of writing this and it stuck with me for thatong I really felt for our main and am still kind of outraged over his awful parents In fact that s the one thing I didn t really The Bookshop on the Shore like about it his parents faced no conseuences for their treatment of this poor kid It s a very short book but aingering one That says a Dance Real Slow lot I think Decent read Iiked the idea of this kid being given the chance to prevent his own death I also ike how he was able to see the ways that a change in his own attitude and behavior could influence others His ability to read the future seemed a bit of an odd distraction from Peter s main problems It seems a bit unbelievable that everyone would just forget about his prophetic abilities after the issue of his death is resolved Another interesting and fun YA tale from William Sleator 11 year old Pete. When Peter is hit by a car he is given the ultimate do over go back to any point in time before that fateful moment and alter the events eading up to his death.
DOWNLOAD Rewind By William SleatorPostgreSQL Server Programming - Second Edition little unbelievable overall I was caught up in the story Good exploration of the implications of ones own behaviors and how they affect not only how others see you but how you see the world I think I would have really enjoyed this back when I was around 10 13 years old it was a cool and confusing book Do Not Let Your Children Read This I m not one for censorship but if this book could be unwritten I would consider that a public good This is JF fiction not Hegel and the messages this book is presenting to actual children areegitimately harmful to their sense of self And I cannot for a second imagine an actual eleven year old picking up on how deeply fucked up these messages are only that they might identify with the protagonist s thought process and in turn possibly cause themselves harm by acting accordinglySo Integrity Restored: Helping Catholic Families Win the Battle Against Pornography look I usuallyove William Sleator but when I read this The Taste of Night (Signs of the Zodiac, last night I was horrified and not in the good way Rewind is the story of Peter an 11 year old boy who is killed by a car crash and is given the opportunity to return to a point in hisife to try and alter his ife such that he doesn t get hit It also turns out that he is adopted and that his adoptive parents are now expecting a bio baby Peter spends most of this book trying to convince his parents and himself that he is worthy of being ovedFirst and foremost holy victim blaming Batman Every facet of this book is geared to establish that Peter is wrong Peter s actions and feelings caused his demise Peter is to blame for all the bad things in his ife Pet. If he fails he will die again this time for good Now Peter's racing against time to save his own ife but what should he change His adoptive parents don't unde. .
Er is ELEVEN GODDAMN YEARS OLD and is killed in turn by a speeding car by a DIFFERENT speeding car and then a speeding car by a DIFFERENT speeding car and then a car that oses control hops the curb and RUNS HIM OVER ON A SIDEWALK Neither Peter s emotions nor actions caused these things Idiot drivers did It s incredibly troubling to me that this Juvenile Fiction has such a clear message of victim blaming as a central plotpointVictim blaming the second Peter s parents are one dimensional emotionally stunted horrible excuses for parents and for people They are utterly incapable of seeing the good in ANYTHING Peter does and give him completely conflicting mixed messages of what is expected of him Exile and Pilgrim leading to Peter basically having an 11 year old s crisis of how do I please these people and in pleasing them get them to show me that theyove me His parents are either iars or simply acting and raising him in bad faith They provide him with cryptic flawed information and expectations and when he an eleven year old acts towards those goals he is punished His father at one point in the story uncharacteristically helps Peter and when the mother complains his father then BLAMES PETER FOR UPSETTING HIS MOTHER Even though it was the father that prompted and executed the upsetting actions WHAT THE SHIT PETER S DAD NO WONDER YOUR KID DOUBTS YOUR DEVOTION TO HIM Protip don t toss your kids under the bus for your own actions Not in real ife not as a trust exercise not as a metaphor Don t do itThere s a teeny tiny kernel of a good message in here they idea that you should earn your audience and try to craft messages that Will Resonate With Them resonate with them it s so far buried in the protagonist being surrounded by emotionally abusive stunted cardboard cutouts of characters that I cannot recommend that ANYONE read this or god forbid et their kids read this This is a very creative book that shows readers that permanent solutions are much difficult yet rewarding than uick fixes Sleator has done a good job of discussing these difficult issues in a manner that is accessible and relatable. Rstand him the school jock is out to get him and no one appreciates his own talents This may be his ast chance can Peter cheat death or will he be ost forever.