Last edited by Brami
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

3 edition of Rex Zero and the end of the world found in the catalog.

Rex Zero and the end of the world

by Tim Wynne-Jones

  • 227 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cold War,
  • Household Moving,
  • Families,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Friendship,
  • Family life,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    In the summer of 1962 with everyone nervous about a possible nuclear war, ten-nearly-eleven-year-old Rex, having just moved to Ottawa from Vancouver with his parents and five siblings, faces his own personal challenges as he discovers new friends and a new understanding of the world around him.

    Edition Notes

    StatementTim Wynne-Jones
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.W993 Rex 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p. ;
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24874160M
    ISBN 100374334676, 1428733183
    ISBN 109780374334673, 9781428733183
    LC Control Number2006045172
    OCLC/WorldCa69734593

      Saviano – who lives in hiding under 24/7 guard, after death threats arising from Gomorrah, his book about the Neapolitan mafia – and I were due to Author: Ed Vulliamy.   The end of the book is the product of so much indifference. There is a dead kid in an alley who Clay’s friends make into a spectacle, a year-old sex slave drugged and tied to a bed.

    Take a look at the Walmart Books Best Sellers section. You'll find modern classics such as Game of Thrones or the Harry Potter books and books that are the basis for movies such as A Wrinkle in Time. This is a good place to start your search for your next book. . Dark Horse Comics is the third-largest comics publisher in the U.S., known for such titles as Aliens and Hellboy.

    Holes Book Summary Sachar writes the humorous plot of Holes in a straightforward manner; however, he weaves into the plot three subplots. The subplots are tall-tale motifs that provide explanations about incidents involving previous Yelnats generations that significantly impact Stanley's life as . Arvid Nelson (W) and Juan Ferreyra (A) On sale Nov 5 FC, pages $ TPB, 7' x 10' As Lorraine's bloody crusade rages on, Julien spirals into an abyss of drunken despair. Genevieve has betrayed him, and he has lost hope of ever finding the Holy Grail. But Inquisitor Moricant hasn't given up, and he's hot on Julien's trail! Little does Moricant know the power of the Church is crumbling in.


Share this book
You might also like
Bible of the heart

Bible of the heart

discrete-time approach for system analysis [by] Michel Cuénod [and] Allen Durling.

discrete-time approach for system analysis [by] Michel Cuénod [and] Allen Durling.

Charles Lamb centenary number, December 1834-1934

Charles Lamb centenary number, December 1834-1934

Education and the community

Education and the community

Styles of the times

Styles of the times

classical language of architecture.

classical language of architecture.

Building sensory friendly classrooms to support children with challenging behaviors

Building sensory friendly classrooms to support children with challenging behaviors

Melbas American comfort

Melbas American comfort

Illustrated sketches of Death Valley and other borax deserts of the Pacific coast

Illustrated sketches of Death Valley and other borax deserts of the Pacific coast

Revision of the aphroditoid polychaetes of the family Acoetidae Kinberg (=Polyodontidae Augener) and reestablisment of Acoetes Audouin and Milne-Edwards, 1832, and Euarche Ehlers, 1887

Revision of the aphroditoid polychaetes of the family Acoetidae Kinberg (=Polyodontidae Augener) and reestablisment of Acoetes Audouin and Milne-Edwards, 1832, and Euarche Ehlers, 1887

Spiritualism versus Christianity, or, Spiritualism thoroughly exposed

Spiritualism versus Christianity, or, Spiritualism thoroughly exposed

Annual report & summary accounts.

Annual report & summary accounts.

Songs of a Syrian lover

Songs of a Syrian lover

Reflected glory

Reflected glory

Dungeons & Dragons Character Record Sheets (D&D Accessory)

Dungeons & Dragons Character Record Sheets (D&D Accessory)

Memorial services held in the House of Representatives and Senate of the United States, together with remarks presented in eulogy of Joe Richard Pool, late a representative from Texas.

Memorial services held in the House of Representatives and Senate of the United States, together with remarks presented in eulogy of Joe Richard Pool, late a representative from Texas.

John F. Kennedy

John F. Kennedy

Webster and Tourneur

Webster and Tourneur

Rex Zero and the end of the world by Tim Wynne-Jones Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Rex Zero and the End of the World" may be a period piece, but its premise is as timely as ever today. With a great cast of characters, top notch writing, and a story that keeps you guessing, this is one of the unsung gems of the year.

Well worth a gander, should you get a chance to note it/5(6). His highly praised books include, The Boy in the Burning House, winner of the Edgar Award, and A Thief in the House of Memory, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and a Kirkus Reviews Editor's Choice.

His next book, Rex Zero and the Great Pretender, will be available from FSG in Fall He lives near. "Rex Zero and the End of the World" may be a period piece, but its premise is as timely as ever today. With a great cast of characters, top notch writing, and a story that keeps you guessing, this is one of the unsung gems of the year/5.

Rex Zero and the End of the World is Tim Wynne-Jones’ most compelling novel since The Maestro. He has totally captured this particular historical moment – Canada in in the thick of the Cold War – and, through the enthralling narrative voice he’s created, made it truly come alive to contemporary readers.

Rex Zero and the End of the World Tim Wynne-Jones, Author. FSG $16 (p) ISBN Buy this book As Rex muses on the idea of the world ending, he understands that "one world. Rex Zero and the End of the World. by Tim Wynne-Jones.

Ratings 30 Reviews published 9 editionsAuthor: Tim Wynne-Jones. Rex Zero and the End of the World Rex Zero Tim Wynne-Jones as well as a two-time winner of the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award and of the Arthur Ellis Award.

His short-story collections include Some of the Kinder Planets, Book of Changes and Lord of the Fries. He is also known for his Rex Zero series.

It's the summer ofand to twelve-year-old Rex the world is starting to look like a pretty scary place. On TV there are reports about the Russians and a nuclear war. Some people in his new neighborhood are even building bomb shelters in their backyards. Rex learns that there's trouble closer to home as well.

A black panther has escaped from a zoo and he and his friends are sure they have 5/5(1). Book in almost Brand New condition. % Money Back Guarantee. Book. See details - Rex Zero and the End of the World by Tim Wynne-Jones. Buy It Now. Add to cart. item 2 Rex Zero and the End of the World by Wynne-Jones, Tim - Rex Zero and the End of the World by Wynne-Jones, Tim.

$ Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Rex Zero and the End of the World by Tim Wynne-Jones ratings, average rating, 30 reviews Rex Zero and the End of the World Quotes Showing of 1 “Maybe life is a board game, but I never get to roll the dice.”.

Video Book Trailer for Blink Our Original Resources 2. Meet-the-Author Recording with Tim Wynne-Jones about Rex Zero and the End of the World. Created by TeachingBooks. Listen to the Recording () Share. Audio Name Pronunciation with Tim Wynne-Jones Rex Zero and the End of the World.

by Tim Wynne-Jones. 7 Resources3 Awards. Add to. Rex Zero and the End of the World. Tim Wynne-Jones. Rex Zero, because Norton minus Norton equals zero. Even when he is not with the boys, Rex entertains himself by doing painting by numbers, reading Punch magazines and Enid Blyton books, keeping a lookout for the library police (because he accidentally took a book from the West.

Wynne-Jones, Tim Rex Zero and the End of the World. Kroupa/Farrar, p ISBN $ R Gr. Kroupa/Farrar, p ISBN $ R Gr. The Cold War is in full flower, with hydrogen bomb tests in the Pacific and Khrushchev banging his shoe at the U.N., and collective angst is manifest in Ottawa, where the.

Rex Zero Series. by Tim Wynne Showing of 3 book results. Sort by. Add Multiple Titles to Reading List. Rex Zero and the End of the World. by Tim Wynne-Jones. 7 Resources.

Add to Reading List Share this Book. Rex Zero, the Great Pretender. by Tim Wynne-Jones. 3 Resources. Add to Reading List Share this Book. Rex Zero, King of Nothing. Rex Zero and the End of the World. A novel, Published, fall ofby Groundwood Books, in Canada Paperback, ISBN pages (ages 9 and up) $ CAD.

It’s the summer ofand to eleven-year-old Rex the world is starting to look like a pretty scary place. On TV there are reports about the Russians and a nuclear war. Sequel to: Rex Zero and the end of the world In Ottawa, eleven-year-old Rex Norton-Norton faces several confusing mysteries, including his father's troubling secrets from World War II, the problems of a beautiful but unhappy woman named Natasha, what to do about his mean and vindictive teacher, and whether or not he should even be concerned about these thingsPages: Hector Zeroni is a camper at Camp Green Lake.

There he got the nickname Zero (Due to the fact that he was assumed unintelligent, and may have been related to his last name.) He is the deuteragonist of Holes.

Hector's great-great-great grandmother, Madame Zeroni was an Egyptian. She placed a curse on Stanley Yelnats' family, because his so-called no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great. Tim Wynne-Jones, OC (born 12 August ) is an English–Canadian author of children's literature, including picture books and novels for children and young adults, novels for adults, radio dramas, songs for the CBC/Jim Henson production Fraggle Rock, as well as a children's musical and an opera libretto.

For his contribution as a children's writer he was Canada's nominee for the biennial. Rex Zero and the End of the World is a Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

Genre: Children's Fiction Used availability for Tim Wynne-Jones's Rex Zero and the End of the WorldAuthor: Tim Wynne-Jones. Nero Wolfe is a fictional character, a brilliant, oversized, eccentric armchair detective created in by American mystery writer Rex was born in Montenegro and keeps his past murky.

He lives in a luxurious brownstone on West 35th Street in New York City, and he is loath to leave his home for business or anything that would keep him from reading his books, tending his orchids Created by: Rex Stout. Dystopian fiction is about how the world ends — not the extinction of the planet but the end of our familiar world.

How we got from here to dystopia isn’t normally central to such novels. THE LOST WORLD: JURASSIC PARK - 5 Movie Clips + Classic Trailer () Steven Spielberg Movie HD - Duration: JoBlo Movie Clips 2, views.

“End Times: A Brief Guide to the End of the World,” a new book by veteran science writer Bryan Walsh that published this week, is a harrowing chronicle of a range of threats that could bring.