Kadam, came to take Ren to India. She also likes her art teacher who is nice and unique. Everyone and everything has become stronger than her. She walked out toward the woods for some fresh air.
David Petrakis — Melinda's highly academic lab partner. The novel tells the story of a teenage girl named Melinda who begins the novel as a awkward and unpopular highschooler.
Ivy — Melinda's friend. The gym teacher asks Melinda to tutor the boys and she shrugs in agreement but thinks to herself that she probably wont show up. As the journey begins so does the relationship between Kelsey and Ren, eventually they become something like a couple.
Melinda walks home before the police arrive. I like the way the author changed up the mood and made it differ from the first book.
I crumple it into a ball and take out another sheet. She hopes that her brilliant lab partner in science class, David can help her.
Neck and considers explaining to him what happened but decides against it. The review of this Book prepared by Kerri Lundy Melinda Sordino is an outcast at her high school because she called the cops to the final summer party of the year. She called the cops on an end of summer party.
Throughout the novel, she nervously chews on her lips to the point that they become chapped and split. On the school bus Melinda would sit alone felling the hate filled eyes of her old friends on her back and at school she would here people talk about her. Melinda becomes a bit more normal.
When the pep rally starts getting noisy, Melinda puts her head into her hands and screams but no one can hear her. In the kitchen Kelsey tells Kishan how much of a hero he is for making Ren go to Oregon. Notes In this chapter, Melinda is obviously under siege from her teachers for late assignments.
In the following weeks she tells no one what happened, and as a result, no one realizes she was raped.The book Speak is a non-fiction story. It is based on a true story and is based on what people like me (teens) go through.
I feel that the story emphasizes on both the plot and the character because it's about what the character goes through and her struggling with this plot. The story takes place in the big city of New York City, New York/5(3). My book report is on the book "Speak" by Laurie Halse Anderson My favorite character was Melinda because she is really wsimarketing4theweb.com happened to her at the party I wouldn't wish on my worst wsimarketing4theweb.com favorite part was when Heather and Melinda got into an argument over what they should do for an after school activity.
This is Melinda,She is the main character in the book Speak, By Laura Halse Anderson. Melinda lives at home with her two parents working all of the time. "Speak up for yourself--we want to know what you have to say." From the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows this is a big fat lie, part of the nonsense of high school.4/5.
Speak Laurie Halse Anderson, Author Farrar Straus Giroux $17 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES Buy this book In a stunning first novel, Anderson uses keen. Voice Laurie Halse Anderson, author of Speak, is no stranger to the world of censorship and book banning.
Born on October 23, in northern New York, Anderson was in the literary world from the beginning (“ Speak - Anderson ”).Download