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Robert cormier's other novels include the bumblebee flies anyway, 1983 beyond the chocolate war, 1985 fade, 1988 other bells for us to ring, 1990 we all. The chocolate war robert cormier limited preview - 2013 the chocolate war a 15-year-old fan of his said, “you always write from inside the person. In the chocolate war, robert cormier develops distinct character traits that show the reader how people can misuse free will jerry renault, the novel's protagonist and main character, has important character traits that are established early in the book. Read common sense media's the chocolate war review evil in all its ugliness pervades the story, which robert cormier sets in a private catholic school.
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Robert cormier (1925-2000) changed the face of young adult literature over the course of his illustrious career his many books include the chocolate war, i am the cheese, fade, tenderness, after the first death, heroes, frenchtown summer, and. Robert cormier has written a brilliant novel-children's book revie service the fact that there's a sequel to the chocolate war depresses me on some level.
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