No Words Wasted Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | January 12, 2015

    Christopher Scotton: IMG Five Hundred Mountains Destroyed for a @*&%$! Allegory!



    I found a hole in the perimeter fence on a Sunday when the haul trucks were idle and I could work my way up the shoulder of mountain undetected.... Continue »
    1. $18.20 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      The Secret Wisdom of the Earth

      Chris Scotton 9781455551927

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$5.50
List price: $9.99
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
2 Beaverton Children's Young Adult- General

Twisted

by

Twisted Cover

ISBN13: 9780142411841
ISBN10: 0142411841
Condition: Standard
All Product Details

Only 2 left in stock at $5.50!

 

What Our Readers Are Saying

Add a comment for a chance to win!
Average customer rating based on 4 comments:

Kricia, June 6, 2009 (view all comments by Kricia)
Ignored and loser Tyler Miller does community service by doing Graffiti on the schol and he has a crush on his dad's boss's daughter... Read It To Find Out...

Everybody told him to be a man. Nobody Told Him How.
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(4 of 8 readers found this comment helpful)
Jena, May 27, 2009 (view all comments by Jena)
More readable than Catalyst (which took a little bit of patience) but not as good as Speak, I would still recommend Twisted to any teen looking for an intense and involved reading experience. Books that are (kind of) in the same vein? Sharon Draper's Tears of a Tiger and Paul Fleischman's Whirligig.
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(3 of 5 readers found this comment helpful)
Sharon Skinner, May 26, 2008 (view all comments by Sharon Skinner)
Everything I read by Laurie Halse Anderson ends up being measured against Speak, which is an excellent book. Unfortunately, in my opinion, Twisted doesn't quite measure up. I found it difficult at times to relate to and care about the protagonist, and I didn't quite believe his epiphany. However, I do think that Halse Anderson did capture a lot of the essence of teenage boy in this book.
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(7 of 10 readers found this comment helpful)
miarights, May 20, 2008 (view all comments by miarights)
It's a novel that makes you think. I recommend it to boys in high school.
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(1 of 2 readers found this comment helpful)
 1-4 of 4

Product Details

ISBN:
9780142411841
Author:
Anderson, Laurie
Publisher:
Speak
Author:
Ellen, Laura
Author:
Anderson, Laurie Halse
Author:
Asher, Jay
Subject:
Boys / Men
Subject:
Social Issues - New Experience
Subject:
Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
Family problems
Subject:
High schools
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Adolescence
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Situations / Adolescence
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Mysteries & Detective Stories
Subject:
Situations / Physical & Emotional Abuse
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20080515
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 0.6 lb
Age Level:
12-17

Other books you might like

  1. Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time... Used Trade Paper $8.00
  2. Your Own, Sylvia: A Verse Portrait... Used Hardcover $7.95
  3. The Quillan Games (Pendragon Book 7)
    Used Hardcover $6.95
  4. Looking for Alaska
    Used Trade Paper $6.00
  5. Thirteen Reasons Why
    Used Hardcover $6.50
  6. Someone Like You (Reissue)
    Used Trade Paper $4.95

Related Subjects

Children's » General
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Adolescence
Young Adult » General

Twisted Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$5.50 In Stock
Product details 288 pages Puffin Books - English 9780142411841 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In this debut teen thriller, Tricia Farni was last seen alive the night she fought with Roswell Hart—a night Roz cant remember. Can Roz piece together the events of that night, despite the eye disease that robs her of most of her vision, in order to clear her name and find a murderer?
"Synopsis" by ,

Theres none so blind as they that wont see.

Seventeen-year-old Tricia Farnis body floated to the surface of Alaskas Birch River six months after the night she disappeared. The night Roz Hart had a fight with her. The night Roz cant remember. Roz, who struggles with macular degeneration, is used to assembling fragments to make sense of the world around her. But this time its her memory that needs piecing together—to clear her name . . . to find a murderer. This unflinchingly emotional novel is written in the powerful first-person voice of a legally blind teen who just wants to be like everyone else.

"Synopsis" by ,

“Dead girl walking,” the boys say in the halls.

“Tell us your secret,” the girls whisper, one toilet to another.

I am that girl.

I am the space between my thighs, daylight shining through.

I am the bones they want, wired on a porcelain frame.

Lia and Cassie are best friends, wintergirls frozen in matchstick bodies, competitors in a deadly contest to see who can be the skinniest. But what comes after size zero and size double-zero? When Cassie succumbs to the demons within, Lia feels she is being haunted by her friend’s restless spirit.

In her most emotionally wrenching, lyrically written book since the multiple-award-winning Speak, Laurie Halse Anderson explores Lia’s descent into the powerful vortex of anorexia, and her painful path toward recovery.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.