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The Chocolate War [Unabridged Audio CDs] Robert Cormier

The Chocolate War [Unabridged Audio CDs]

Robert Cormier

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ISBN : 9781402522949
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Stunned by his mothers recent death and appalled by the way his father sleepwalks through life, Jerry Renault, a New England high school student, ponders the poster in his locker-Do I dare disturb the universe?Part of his universe is ArchieMoreStunned by his mothers recent death and appalled by the way his father sleepwalks through life, Jerry Renault, a New England high school student, ponders the poster in his locker-Do I dare disturb the universe?Part of his universe is Archie Costello, leader of a secret school societ-the Virgils-and master of intimidation.  Archie himself is intimidated by a cool, ambitious teacher into having the Virgils spearhead the annual fund-raising event-a chocolate sale.  When Jerry refuses to be bullied into selling chocolates, he becomes a hero, but his defiance is a threat to Archie, the Virgils, and the school.  In the inevitable showdown, Archies skill at intimidation turns Jerry from hero to outcast, to victim, leaving him alone and terribly vulnerable.