The Body of Christopher Creed

The Body of Christopher Creed

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Chris Creed grew up as the class freak--the bullies' punching bag. After he vanished, the weirdness that had once surrounded him began spreading. It was as if a darkness reached out of his void to grab at the most normal, happy people--like some twisted joke or demented form of justice. It tore the town apart. Sixteen-year-old Torey Adams's search for answers opens his eyes to the lies, the pain, and the need to blame when tragedy strikes, and his once-safe world comes crashing down aroundhim.
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, c2000.
ISBN: 9780152023881
Branch Call Number: PLUM
Characteristics: 248 p. ; 22 cm.


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GCPL_Teen Jun 30, 2017

A really interesting mystery about a student who disappears without a trace.

May 15, 2014

An addictive author. The stories suck you into what it feels like to be on the inside, the outside, and in the middle while slowly understanding everyone in-between. A wonderful read about all of our places and how we are perceived.

Aug 07, 2012

It's a really great book! Really grabbed me into the story after the first few chapters!

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blue_crocodile_289 Aug 21, 2012

blue_crocodile_289 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 12 and 11

Aug 07, 2012

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thisgrrlreads Nov 19, 2013

"I’m not like you guys anymore. You all…have perfect lives. And when something happens, like a suffering kid turns up missing, it’s like the joke of the century. Because your lives are perfect." (page 33)

Aug 07, 2012

"People can love their lies, tell their lies, believe their own lies until hell pays a visit. But this whole story is true. That's the point of it."

Victor "Torey" Adams,
Formerly Mr. All-American Football Kicker, Blond Geeky Haircut for Little League and All That, Formerly of Steepleton, Southern New Jersey


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