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5 edition of Torn away found in the catalog.

Torn away

a novel

by James Heneghan

  • 70 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Northern Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Irish -- Canada -- Fiction.,
    • Terrorism -- Fiction.,
    • Canada -- Fiction.,
    • Northern Ireland -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Forcibly deported to Canada because of his terrorist activities in Northern Ireland, thirteen-year-old Declan must choose between his revolutionary past and a new life with his Canadian relatives.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby James Heneghan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.H3865 To 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination185 p. ;
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1413723M
      ISBN 100670851809
      LC Control Number93023041

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Torn Away is one of those books that I liked despite their small faults and them being a little bit unrealistic. The tragic tale of Jersey Cameron touched me deeply.

Jersey is such a likable character, maybe because she is so normal. She is neither a social outcast nor the queen bee but something in between/5. Yes, Torn Away is that sort of book - a quietly brilliant contemporary that will sneak up on the reader and perform an emotional assassination that will leave you reeling in the best way.

The level of tragedy in Torn Away is off the charts/5(89). The book "Torn Away" was written by James Heneghan. The story deals with a 13 - year old boy from Northern Ireland whose parents and sister died because of a bomb attack caused by Protestants. The boy's name is Declan Doyle who has to go to Canada, British Columbia, because there live his remained relatives, his uncle Matthew and his aunt Kate/5(15).

Thirteen-year-old Declan lives only for revenge. His mother, father and sister were all killed on the streets of Belfast, and Declan will stop at nothing to settle the score. When he is torn away from his native soil and sent to live with relatives in Canada, he is disgusted by their efforts to welcome him into their lives, /5.

* “Vivid and emotional Torn Away is a superb read.” –VOYA, starred review “This is a gut-wrenching and poignant look at the aftermath of natural disaster and the secrets that families keep, written with raw honesty and deep emotion.” –Booklist.

Thirteen-year-old Declan lives only for revenge. His mother, father and sister were all killed on the streets of Belfast, and Declan will stop at nothing to settle the score. When he is torn away from his native soil and sent to live with relatives in Canada, he is disgusted by their efforts to welcome him into their lives, Reviews: 1.

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“No. I don’t want to. Go away!” She stopped jumping and pouted, sticking out her bottom lip the way little kids do when they’re getting ready to cry. She didn’t say anything. Didn’t cry. Didn’t throw a fit. Just blinked at me, that lower lip trembling, and then walked away, the bling on her leotard catching the light from the TV.

This is James Heneghan the author of "Torn Away". James was born in Liver Pool, England. He grew up in Liver Pool & Ireland. He now lives in Vancouver, British Columbia. He moved to Canada in The first story he wrote was called "Wish Me Luck".

James Heneghan got published by Farrar, Straus, & Giroux. In the novel torn away the main character is Declan. Declan is a 13 year old boy who’s ma and sister died in a bombing and his dad died when she was 3 years old.

Declan was a part of a gang called the holy terrors they filled up bottles with stuff and flicked them at buildings and ran away Declan said he wanted to get back for what happened.

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Torn Away” was inspired by a picture in Time Magazine ( ) of a funeral. A boy had lost his father, gunned down by terrorists. The picture shows the coffin, a crowd of mourners, flowers, and the sad and bitter face of a 13 year-old boy. Jersey Cameron has always loved a good storm. Watching the clouds roll in and the wind pick up.

Smelling the electricity in the air. Dancing barefoot in the rain. She lives in the Midwest, after all, where the weather is sure to keep you guessing.

Jersey knows what to do when the tornado sirens sound. But she never could have prepared for her town is 4/5(21). A teenage terrorist, forcibly removed from Belfast, discovers that there's more to life than revenge. With his father shot down and his mother and sister killed by a car bomb, Declan believes he has nothing to hope for but vengeance, but his career is cut short when he's captured and, despite several desperate and clever attempts to escape, sent to his uncle Matthew in British Author: James Heneghan.

The book "Torn Away" was written by James Heneghan. The story deals with a 13 - year old boy from Northern Ireland whose parents and sister died because of a bomb attack caused by Protestants.

The boy's name is Declan Doyle who has to go to Canada, British Columbia, because there live his remained relatives, his uncle Matthew and his aunt Kate.3/5(11).

Torn Away: What I Noticed When I Read First and Second Thessalonians by Wes | Jan 9, | Books of the Bible Before I share my thoughts on First and Second Thessalonians, I want to apologize for the extended break I took writing posts over the holidays. Brown was inspired to write Torn Away as a result of the events in Joplin, Missouri in On of that year, the city of Joplin was devastated by an EF-5 tornado that resulted from a supercell thunderstorm originating in hundred and fifty-eight people died and over one thousand were injured.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Review of “Torn Away” by Jennifer Brown Posted on 08/19/ by rhapsodyinbooks This very intense story tells what happens to a girl who loses her family when a strong tornado hits her city in Elizabeth, Missouri. Torn Away.

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‎Jersey Cameron has always loved a good storm. Watching the clouds roll in and the wind pick up. Smelling the electricity in the air. Dancing barefoot in the rain.

She lives in the Midwest, after all, where the weather is sure to keep you guessing. Jersey knows what to. "torn away" is a grat book which gives the reader a realistic insight in the Irish Question and its consequences which they certainly have on young kids like Declan.

Though the story seemed to be a bit predictable from up to the middle (it was clear that he stays in Canada, otherwise Heneghan would have failed his moral),the autor achieves /5. Torn Away - Ebook written by Jennifer Brown. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Torn Away/5(34). ― Jennifer Brown, quote from Torn Away “Growing up, we were taught over and over again what steps to take in case of an approaching tornado.

Listen for sirens, go to your basement or cellar, or a closet in the center of your house, duck and cover, wait it out. Torn Away by James Heneghan Posted by Amy on in Book Reviews, British Columbia | 0 comments Summary: Alone in Ireland after the violent deaths of his whole family, Declan joins the Holy Rollers, a militant terrorist group made up of teenage boys bent on getting revenge against the Protestants and the English.

This isn’t a book that I’d recommend to everyone. It’s heartwrenching in spots and the portrayal of grief is so spot-on that it hurts to read sometimes. But if you’re in the mood for something like that, then Torn Away is worth a try. My regards, Jia. Amazon BN Kobo ARE Book Depository Google.

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