In 1997, carol matas' the freak introduced readers to jade, a 15-year-old girl who woke up after a life-threatening illness with an unexpected psychic gift but what she knew — and told — about her friends' innermost thoughts made her social life nearly impossible. Carol matas has 69 books on goodreads with 22593 ratings carol matas’s most popular book is daniel's story. Books booksgoogleca - conventional wisdom says that any teenager would be thrilled to suddenly have psychic abilities they could figure out of if that person they have a crush on returns the feeling, or find out what their friends really think of them.
Carol matas, award-winning author of fiction for children, middle grades, teens and young adults carol matas, author, writer, books, novels for children, teens young adults, juvenile fiction, reluctant readers, middle grades, teens,jewish the freak (book 1 of the freak series), reissued fall 2007 key porter books. In tales of a reluctant psychic, carol matas’s three critically acclaimed “freak” novels—the freak, visions, and far—are gathered together, revealing jade’s adventures from the very beginning.
Carol matas is a prominent canadian writer, internationally recognized (born november 14, 1949) who lives in winnipeg, manitobawith studies in linguistics and drama she has a vast university experience in the teaching of creative writing that has distinguished herself in this genre. I really liked this book, and even though it is about a girl who gets visions, which may not be everyones cup of tea, i thought it was an entertaining and well written book and even though it is the secnd book in the series, it was equally as enjoyable as the first. Carol matas (born november 14, 1949) is a canadian children's writer who lives in winnipeg, manitoba her books include: after the war takes place after wwii and the killing of the jews cloning miranda the dark clone the freak the garden kris's war lisa and jesper about wwii, how regular cities fought against germany they are connected books, the characters intersect most times.
Carol matas is the internationally acclaimed author of forty novels for children and young adults her bestselling work, which includes three award-winning series, has been translated into several languages.
The freak, by carol matas, is a fiction book that not only has non-stop events that are filled with mysteries, surprises and action, but the story is based in winnipeg which is pretty cool, since all of the places that the author mentions, are places that i have been to.
The freak resonates with the reality of a teenage girl trying to navigate her world as it spins out of control. The freak [carol matas] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers. Looking for books by carol matas see all books authored by carol matas, including daniels story, and after the war, and more on thriftbookscom.
The freak, by carol matas, is a fiction book that not only has non-stop events that are filled with mysteries, surprises and action, but the story is based in winnipeg which is pretty cool, since all of the places that the author mentions, are places that i have been to the main character, jade, is.
Print book: fiction : englishview all editions and formats summary: jade, a smart, funny 15-year-old is stricken with meningitis, and finds upon her recovery that she has psychic abilities.