Finding Marvin Gardens [ kindle or Pdf ] ☆ Amy Sarig King – Epub, Kindle ePUB and TXT

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Vin Gardens soon becomes Obe's best friend and biggest secret But to keep him safe from the developers and Tommy and his friends Obe must make a decision that might change everythingIn her most personal novel yet Printz Honor Award winner Amy Sarig King tells the story of a friendship that could actually save the wor. This was a good book it addresses many aspects of life like friendships loneliness and new beginnings I liked how Obe didn t obsess over Tommy and how he found a new friend I like how his family becomes united towards the end Overall it was a very good book

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Finding Marvin Gardens

Obe Devlin has problems His family's farmland has been taken over by developers His best friend Tommy abandoned him for the development kids And he keeps getting nosebleeds because of that thing he doesn't like to talk about So Obe hangs out at the creek by his house in the last wild patch left picking up litter and. A S King never disappoints me

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Looking for animal tracksOne day he sees a creature that looks kind of like a large dog or maybe a small boar And as he watches it he realizes it eats plastic Only plastic Water bottles shopping bags No one has ever seen a creature like this before because there's never been a creature like this before The animal Mar. Enjoyable odd little book about a sixth grader concerned with the planet and all the litter that accumulates in his family s creek who finds a strange animal that eats plastic Could this be the solution to the world s landfill problems But who to tell and what will happen to the animal Added to that our young protagonist has a strained situation with former friends a mean math teacher and his own family plus the stress of watching what was his family s land get sold off for a cheap new housing developmentI liked this it was uirky and fun but also stressful At times it got a little too stressful It worried me as a mom that this young boy was being bullied was dealing with some heavy duty stuff and he really couldn t go to his parents because they were so caught up in their own drama The dad in particular was just a jackass He wasn t abusive or anything just a big jerk so his children couldn t confide in him and that bothered me There was a lot going on here and while it wasn t all wrapped up in a neat little fairy tale bow though the ending was satisfactory I do think some of the threads resolved too uickly But I did love even though they were awful the pollution and climate change facts and the concern for the environment That was nicely done in a way that I think will engage kids


10 thoughts on “Finding Marvin Gardens

  1. says:

    This is AS King’s first middle grade book I’m uite familiar with her young adult novels so with her style but I still had no idea what to expect from ME AND MARVIN GARDENS After all there are many differences between YA and MG I’m not disappointed with this novel written for young readers AS King is known for inserting dept in her sto

  2. says:

    A S King never disappoints me

  3. says:

    A renowned YA author’s middle grades debut that reminds us to cherish our environment our history and consider our impact for futur

  4. says:

    25 starsI have to admit I'm a bit disappointed with King's debut middle grade novel King is one of my favorite YA authors so I was curious to see the similarities differences the new genre would bring to her writing King is well known for the lovely magical realism she gives to each of her books MARVIN GARDENS i

  5. says:

    I love everything that AS King here writing as Amy Sarig King has written and this book is no exception I fell in love with both Obe and Marvin

  6. says:

    Enjoyable odd little book about a sixth grader concerned with the planet and all the litter that accumulates in his family's creek who finds a strange animal that eats plastic Could this be the solution to the world's landfi

  7. says:

    This book was pretty good overall and I enjoyed reading it In the beginning I was not really enjoy this book but towards the end I could not stop reading Me and Marvin Gardens has a pretty cool idea throughout th

  8. says:

    This was a good book it addresses many aspects of life like friendships loneliness and new beginnings I liked how Obe didn't obsess over Tommy and how he found a new friend I like how his family becomes united towards the end Overall it was a very good book

  9. says:

    One hundred year ago 11 year old Obe Devlin's great grandfather drank his 170 acres of land away leaving his wife and children with only one small house to live in There is also a small creek running by the house

  10. says:

    Oh I loved this book I think it would make a great read aloud and I'm glad I was reading it on Earth Day and finished it the day after How pe

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