Tenderness

Tenderness

A Novel

Book - 1998
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A psychological thriller told from the points of view of a teenage serial killer and the runaway girl who falls in love with him.
Publisher: New York : Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers, [1998], c1997.
ISBN: 9780440220343
0440220343
Branch Call Number: F COR
Characteristics: 229 p. ; 18 cm.
Study Program: Reading Counts RC High School 7.1 11 Quiz: 11331 Guided reading level: NR.
Accelerated Reader AR UG 6.0 8.0 14778.
Accelerated Reader AR 6.0 8.0 14778
Call Number: F COR

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Haven0406
Dec 20, 2012

To most people, this book would seem really disturbing, but honestly that's why I loved it... It was different.

EuSei Sep 24, 2012

This is a very disturbing book. I highly recommend parents to read it before they consider allowing their kids to read this. "Eric's search for tenderness is found in caressing and killing beautiful girls.” (How long until the Thinkpol gets this comment censored?)

Donnalee Smith May 23, 2012

This was overall an odd, creepy, disturbing book. Not the kind of book I usually read, and not fun, but the sense of forboding keeps building throughout the book and the ending was unexpected. A quiet book, but kind of haunting in the end. Depending on your taste, you may really like it.

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GARCIA913
Mar 28, 2012

A very different story by Robert Cormier. It was a mixture of creepy, disturbing, interesting, scary and surprise. Kept me on the edge of my seat.

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smesgara
Jun 21, 2011

it was creepy. The ending was unexpected. Overall I didn't like it very much.

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VeganGreen thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over

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