The book "The Accident" is a book of mystery and suspense that will have anyone reading it always anticipating . A lot of times, Todd Strasser writes books for a reason. Can't Get There From Here, Give a Boy a Gun, and If I Grow Up all focus on serious problems among the youth of America.
The book "The Accident" is a book of mystery and suspense that will have anyone reading it always anticipating what is going to happen next. It is a life lesson for the six kids that had been drinking that night. Four are dead, one survives, and the other never got in the car. Now the only one who was in the car that would know what really happened is Jason, and he won't talk. Was this book supposed to mean anything at all? If it did, all I can figure out is that it meant people will do anything for politics.
This novel dramatizes an incident that took place in a California school in 1969. A teacher creates an experimental movement in his class to help students understand how people could have followed Hitler. The results are astounding. The highly disciplined group, modeled on the principles of the Hilter Youth, has its own salute, chants, and special ways of acting as a unit and sweeps beyond the class and throughout the school, evolving into a society willing to give up freedom for regimentation and blind obedience to their leader.
Todd Strasser wrote it. For the most part, I thought the book was very good. the accident" is a book you may never forget. it teaches you not to drink and drive or you may suffer the consequenses. I like books that are suspenseful and this one kept me on the edge the whole time. It had topics in it that are common in teenager's lives right now. It is about some kids that are killed because of drunk driving. 2 people found this helpful.
Todd Strasser was born in New York City. While still a child, Strasser and his parents moved to Roslyn Heights, New York on Long Island. Strasser attended the . Willets Elementary school and then the Wheatley School for junior high and high school. Strasser went to college at New York University for a few years, before dropping out. He lived on a commune, and then in Europe, where he was a street musician. While he was in Europe, Strasser wrote songs and poems in letters to his friends. He decided to try writing.
Todd Strasser (born May 5, 1950) is an American writer of more than 140 young-adult and middle grade novels and many short stories and works of non-fiction, some written under the pen names Morton Rhue and . Rue. Strasser was born in New York City. He studied literature and creative writing at New York University and Beloit College. He earned his living as a reporter for the Middletown Times Herald-Record newspaper, and as a copywriter for Compton Advertising in New York City
Everyone's been drinking. His depiction of the teens and the accident is realistic and unsensational. School Library Journal.
Everyone's been drinking.
Todd Strasser is the author of more than 120 books for teens and middle graders including the best-selling Help! I?m Trapped In? series, and numerous award-winning YA novels including The Wave, Give A Boy A Gun, and Can?t Get There From Here. Shipping: FREE From United Kingdom to .
Author of the Accident. Robert Stewart, Christopher Walsh, Randy Chapman and Susan Zorn. Killed in the car accident. lived in Highland Estates.
Attendee Todd Strasser recalled the unique sense of comradery and "spirit . Festival attendee Todd Strasser recalls that none of us had any sense of how many of ‘us’ there actually were. Featured in Book Club Choices this month! Todd Strasser - Author Page.
Attendee Todd Strasser recalled the unique sense of comradery and "spirit of sharing and togetherness" that developed at the festival. Perhaps it grew out of the sense of wonder and astonishment that there were so many of us – music lovers, long hairs, counter culturalists, hippies, back-to-the-landers. But in Woodstock, the rebels discovered each other.