[READ] ì Jeremy Visick AUTHOR David Wiseman – clak.us

Jeremy VisickTo discover via time travel that history really is about life itself is A Winning Theme For winning theme for but the author took so long in getting to the actual time travel I just gave p in the middle I nderstand the author has an advanced degree in history No doubt he knew his subject British coal miners very well but A CREATIVE WRITING COURSE COULD HAVE MADE THIS A creative writing course could have made this a engrossing read An intriguing tale possessing elements of history time travel and the supernatural In addition Jeremy Visick traces a young boy s developing commitment to a journey that is difficult for him to nderstand and explain but knows his pursuit will make right Such a touching book especially last chapter Jeremy Visicks by David Wiseman is about a boy named Mathew Clemens who was happy before but when he goes to a new school he gets an as Matthew Clemens his best friend Mary and the dead boy who titles the book are the main characters in this chilling story set in England in the 1950s The author A Wedding at the Italians Demand uses a descriptive stylesing the senses to describe the character s surroundings Many times the main action of the story is But below the inscription were the words that echoed again and again in Matthew’s head “And to Jeremy Visick His Son Age 12 Whose Body Still Lies in Wheal Maid” The lines were as clear to Matthew as if he’d heard them spoken Night after night they drew him to the churchyard or to the. ,


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This has been a Holy Grail of mine for decades it s a fairly standard YA ghost story the title of which was lost to me but its final image that of Jeremy Visik s skeleton clutching Matthew s leg as Matthew has lead his body to the surface so it can be laid to rest has stuck With Me My Entire Life me my entire life was very likely the first horror story I ever read Upon re read definitely a standard YA novel But one of my earliest inspirations and I m glad I finally figured out the title and tracked it down In a seamless fairy tale Matthew is drawn across time to help a boy his own age lost in a Cornish mining disaster a century earlier We read this book in my first year of high school and in stark contrast to most of the books we were forced to read as part of the curriculum 10 and a half years later I remember being gripped and very Touched By It The Only Real Reason I Haven T by it The only real reason I haven t it a 5th star is that I fear I may be impaired by the fondness for the time period though I did re read it recently and still found it a very good read A book that begins with a bored kid in a history class who is destined. When Matthew Clemens ventured into the churchyard to gather information about the Cornish miners buried there one gravestone in particular seemed *to call his attention The inscription was to Reuben Visick and his two eldest sons all three killed in a *call his attention The inscription was to Reuben Visick and his two eldest sons all three killed in a accident than a hundred years before. Hrough the thoughts of the characters Part of what makes the story interesting is not knowing if something is being imagined by Matthew or if it is really happening The theme in the story is strength and how far one will go to help a friend Children most interested in this tale would
be ten or 
ten or years old Gender roles are stereotypical in this story since it is historical Despite the stereotypes Mary is a very strong female character This book could be sed with students in social studies to discuss the working conditions of in the 1800s Read This I read this in middle school or high school so I m not sure why I suddenly remembered the name Jeremy Visick but I know I really loved it at the time This book came p to my classroom from the sixth grade and I thought it looked interesting There were only ten copies so I brought this book A Perfect Evil (Maggie ODell, up to the book club at the Jr High It has been a hit so far and I am glad this one came to my attention I will probably alsose it with a reading circle in the coming yearThe book is most definitely a British ghost story and has some great turns in it. Outbuilding behind the Clemens home where Jeremy Visick had lived ntil Matthew began to sense that somehow his destiny and Jeremy Visick’s were inexorably intertwinedJeremy Visick is an irresistible and gripping adventure story about loyalty and one boy’s commitment to another across time.

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