A painful secret is ruining her closest friendships at Bluford High School. Because she thinks that if she tells her boyfriend he would hate her and break up with her. Hakeem met a girl already named Anika while he was over This is the best book I have ever read so far in my life. Dec 18, Darreon rated it it was amazing. No current Talk conversations about this book. I gave this book 4 possible stars out of 5.

Some how someone comes to help her. Amazon Kindle 0 editions. She told them that he isn’t worth it, and refused to give him a second chance. I enjoyed the book and would recommend it for someone who wants a short book. The author did not include the location. Langan, as with other Bluford books, keeps up the action and pacing with realistic dialogue and a focus on characters’ feelings. Her father had a drinking problem that he later resolved when they became closer as a family and Darcy also got her boyfriend back.

Another theme was to not keep secrets from friends and deries. I felt as if I couldn’t put the book down because once something happened in the plot, it lead to another right away. I can put myself in the character’s shoes and compare or contrast myself to them.

Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms. The main audience of the book I would say are both teens and adults parents. Thematic Connection The main theme in the book was trust. All’s well blyford ends well in this rapid-fire modern story that is sure to engage many reluctant readers, especially those who are already familiar with the Bluford High series.

This book was really good. Shattered is about a high school junior named Darcy Wills. On top othat, Darcys former boyfriend, Hakeem, who had moved to Detroit at the start of the summer,has returned to live with his best friend Coop but is apparently hiding something from Darcy. Sep 29, Daniel Arroyo rated it really liked it Recommends it for: I just wish this book was a little bit longer.


Why the book was so good?

After that she went to a slumber sleep. Overall it was great. Darcy readthe message over and over again to decide but eventually it bluvord the end of the day andHakeem was waiting for her answer, so she just went to the park to let him explain and shareher own secret.

Feb 17, Saige Holcomb rated it really liked it. Thematic connection The motif of this book is to go with your gut feeling. Darcy finds out who her real friends are, and how a family can grow not only closer but also more mature.

She went to Bluford High School with the rest of the characters in the book. If you continue browsing the site, you agree to the use of cookies on this website. This is the start of her weird behavior.

The author does a good job of making you want to read more. The both of them met in Detroit after a guitar lesson. This time, Brisana was not lying. I thought the book was pretty good considering I do not usually like to read.

He also makes everything really descriptive. Darcey always went with her gut feeling, and that was the right thing to do. She learns how to handle her problems at the end. Next she meets up with this boy name david and he tries to fill up under her skirt and tounch her in wrong spots.

I did not like this book mostly because of the drama in the book.

Shattered (Bluford Series, Number 12) by Paul Langan | LibraryThing

Her mother is worried about bills, the new baby, and reconciling with her husband who came back after walking out five years ago. LeafingLight Oct 18, It is the start of a new school year, but Darcy Willis has had a difficult summer, and has so many secrets that are threatening to break up her family and her group of best friends.


So eventually Darcy realized that Tarah didn’t do anything wrong shsttered they all became friends again.

Darcy and her friends are cool again, and neither of them no longer have to keep secrets The reason I recommend it for them is because, it can teach them that at the end everything might get better.

Her mom is worrying about bills while being pregnant. CD Audiobook 0 editions. Unwilling to lose the people she loves, Darcy must confront her past and the truth.

Shattered (Bluford Series, Number 12)

So know her friend name tarah is telling her everything is going to be all right just give hakeem some time because he just got back. It is unnecessary to read the entire series because enough of the back-story is included blufod understand what has come before.

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Jan 20, Kaitlyne Mcnair added it. I think this is the theme because when Darcy’s life is falling apart she is losing her loved ones too.

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My father was not always in my life but i just needed to move more. This caused her to be very distracted in school, at work, and at home. Theme The theme for Shattered is loss of a loved one. Published June 15th by Townsend Press first published Serifs 1st For one with her mom and dad keep on fighting about the baby and stuff.

She was very stressed out about hearing all of that, until she found out it was true. No notes for slide.