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The Perks of Being a Wallflower: the most moving coming-of-age classicMents regularly encountered in the life of the average high school student has probably not been to high school since the ays of one room schoolhouses My criticisms mostly have to ROMANCE (BWWM Contemporary Romance Boxset) (African American Pregnancy Interracial Multicultural Book 1) do with the characterizations almost exclusively centered on our main character and narrator CharlieCharlie is a character who had a lot of possibilities all mostly missed He waffles between well beyond high school profundity and confounding childishness One minute he s pondering the meaning of life with some real intuitiveness sometimes and the next he s wrapped up in some kind of nauseatingly tweeescription of something Do you know what a Secret Santa is And who pray is the friend on the other end of these letter entries This friend whose persona would seem to have had enough rotations around the sun to know about sex LSD pot heroin etc but has never heard of a Secret Santa or masturbation Is this LIKE THE KITTY OF ANNE FRANK S DIARY OR the Kitty of Anne Frank s Shallow Grave diary or this a real person We never know and the Dear Friend salutations and the Love Always closings uickly become tiresome when at the outset theiaryletter approach seemed like a cool ideaAs other reviewers have asked is Charlie meant to have some intellectual isability *or isn t he In reading it almost made me angry that I wasn t *isn t he In reading it almost made me angry that I wasn t enough evidence to form a conclusion because that may or may not have formed my conclusions of the character or at the very least made me forgiving of the way this character is rawnWorst of all the crying Charlie tells us I started crying so many times I lost count The crying aside if you can put it aside I really can t it is impossible to tell whether the rudimentary Shallow Grave descriptions of Charlie s feelings areevices on the part of the author or are just egr. L he is by no means popular Shy introspective intelligent beyond his years yet socially awkward he is a wallflower caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it Charlie is attempting to navigate his way through uncharted territory the world of first The Pocket Guide to Action dates and mix tapes familyramas and new friends; the world of sex rugs and The Rocky Horror Picture Show when all one. .


Egious examples of a breaking with show on t tell I wanted to be happy it was my birthday but I felt upset but I felt sad I was getting really upset It is simply not believable that the same character who is capable of a critical reading of The Fountainhead escribes himself and his feelings as if he had just made a GUEST APPEARANCE ON MR ROGERS NEIGHBORHOOD THE RESULT OF appearance on Mr Rogers Neighborhood The *result of this messiness is a character that I not only *of this messiness is a character that I not only t understand or sympathize with but aggressively loathedIt is also simply not believable that the group of cool fringe kids none of whom has cool fringe kids none of whom has lot going for them either epth wise would have the time of Introduction to African American Studies day for this sappy weirdo By the time it was finally revealed that Charlie s past held a potential explanation for some of his feelings and behavior I simplyidn t care I haven t My Lover disliked a central character this much in a long time but the problem is Ion t think the author intended him to be unlikableSo Dear Friend to each his own but it s not my own The book starts with a school Principal announcing that a teenager has killed himself Later on the main character accidentally walks in on his sister having sex Then we find out that she s pregnant and she is going to get an abortion Also in the book there is a rape scene and the main character Alcohol Addiction describes it as it happens The book is full of foul language The charactersiscuss Mobilizing New York drugs andrinking The cover has a uote from USA Today Aspects of South African Literature describing it as a coming of age novel I am fifteen andon t think having an abortion should be considered a normal coming of age activity It should be The Barefoot Girl: A Novel of St. Margaret, Patroness of the Abused discussed and talked about as a problem This book makes it seem that rape and abortion are normal when they shouldn t be It s repulsive andepressing. Reuires is that perfect song on that perfect Social Media in Academia drive to feel infinite But Charlie can't stay on the sideline forever Standing on the fringes of life offers a uniue perspective But there comes a time to see what it looks like from theance floor'A coming of age tale in the tradition of The Catcher in the Rye and A Separate Peace often inspirational and always beautifully written' USA Today.

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I Dream Save Do: Life is Short, Live Your Dream did not love this book ando not UNDERSTAND ITS POPULARITY I THINK MY CONCERN THAT its popularity think my biggest concern that cannot seem to get over the fact that this kid has been abused and then witnesses another abuse without intervening Maybe the raw is for those who have been through similar situations I just can t relate It also isturbs me that Charlie seems to send such personal information to what appears t relate It also Modern English in Action (Level 12) disturbs me that Charlie seems to send such personal information to what appears be a complete stranger I am glad that he found a friend in his teacher who suggested he read many books several of which I would now also like to readThat being said I see no perks to being a wallflower at all The kid is abused and allowswatches things happen to himself and others I think the only attraction to this book must be to be a voyeur into a messed up teenage boy s lifeThe young man who recommended I read this book had a similar life so I can understand why he related and loved it so much My heart goes out to him and the author who probably also lived through a similar situation My 13 year old bought this supposed coming of age book on When it arrived I noticed it was lauded by the New York Times and was from MTV Given the usual type of stuff that comes out of these two I thought I better have a look i First of all I respect any opinion that this is a great book But I must say I am confounded by the thousands of five star reviews because not onlyo I not see that but I actively aggressively Nature-Inspired Metaheuristic Algorithms disliked The Perks of Being a Wallflower which would have been aptly titled The Perks of Being Weird and WeepyI was not put off or bothered by the sexrinking rugs language or some of the other things which seemed to have burned some readers eyes although I will add that anyone who really believes these are not ele. The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a eeply affecting coming of age story that will spirit you back to those wild and poignant roller coaster ays known as growing up Now a major motion picture starring Emma Watson and Logan Lerman Stephen Chbosky's new film Wonder starring Owen Wilson and Julia Roberts is out now Charlie is a freshman And while he's not the biggest geek in the schoo. ,