With ellen hopkins, i feel satisfied more than satisfied, obviously, since i've read all but once of her books and have enjoyed most of them they are sometimes gritty, but the books' issues are dealt with by a strong hand and a beautiful voice. Crank by ellen hopkins tells the story of a teenage girl who becomes addicted to crank, a form of methamphetamine the novel follows kristina's downward spiral as she attempts to feed her addiction and deal with the consequences of the bad decisions that she has made. Fallout is ellen hopkins's third novel, and the third and final book in the crank trilogy it takes place 19 years after the events of crank and glass plot edit. Ellen hopkins's book, tilt, was released september 11, 2012, and is a companion from the point of view of the teens mentioned in triangles hopkins felt they needed their own story after the release of triangles. Ellen hopkins first met julia richardson, who would soon become her editor, at a book festival ellen gave julia the first few pages of her writing, which would soon be published as crank julia liked what she read and took the liberty of getting it published.
In crank, ellen hopkins chronicles the turbulent and often disturbing relationship between kristina, a character based on her own daughter, and the monster, the highly addictive drug crystal meth, or crank kristina is introduced to the drug while visiting her largely absent and ne'er-do-well father. A new dawn: your favorite authors on stephenie meyers twilight series -- 2008 publication by hopkins, ellen (editor) and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom. Ellen hopkins is pure genius and i absolutely take no credit for her original work unofficial crank movie trailer grade 8 up--seventeen-year-old kristina snow is introduced to crank on a. Crank is a novel by ellen hopkins published in 2004 it is based loosely on the real life addictions of her daughter to crystal meth the book is required reading in many high schools, as well as many drug and drug court programs.
Find great deals on ebay for crank by ellen hopkins shop with confidence. Read crank by ellen hopkins by ellen hopkins by ellen hopkins for free with a 30 day free trial read ebook on the web, ipad, iphone and android kristina georgia snow is the perfect daughter: gifted high school junior, quiet, never any trouble. New york times bestselling author of crank, burned, impulse, glass, identical, tricks, and fallout my novels are praised by teens and adults alike, and ive has been called the bestselling living poet in the us by mediabistrocom. Banned book: crank by ellen hopkins where/why it's been banned: unfortunately hopkins' book, crank , along with her other books have been banned too many times in too many places to add insult to injury, hopkins has even been dis-invited to the teen lit fest in humble, texas.
Crank by ellen hopkins grades 9-12 genre fiction kristina georgia snow is the perfect daughter: gifted high school junior, quiet, never any trouble but on a. Welcome to my home (page, that is) if you're here, it probably means you want to know more about me, so where do we start to go all the way back to my beginning requires rewinding—eek—over six decades. Ellen hopkins is the best-selling author of the enormously popular crank trilogy of young adult (ya) books although she was an established poet, journalist and freelance writer before the success of crank, hopkins is now an award-winning ya author with five bestselling novels in verse for teens.
Free summary and analysis of chapters 1-10 in ellen hopkins's crank that won't make you snore we promise. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for crank at amazoncom i love this book and the entire series great price ellen hopkins is an amazing writer. Ellen hopkins is the #1 new york times bestselling author of fourteen young adult novels, as well as the adult novels triangles, collateral, and love lies beneath she lives with her family in carson city, nevada, where she founded ventana sierra, a nonprofit youth housing and resource initiative. Ellen hopkins has been writing poetry for years her first novel, crank , released in 2004 and quickly became a word-of-mouth sensation, garnering praise from teens and critics alike ellen's other bestselling novels include burned , impulse , glass , identical , tricks , and the upcoming fallout , a companion to crank and glass.
Ellen hopkins is the #1 new york times bestselling author of fourteen young adult novels, as well as the adult novels triangles, collateral, and love lies beneathshe lives with her family in carson city, nevada, where she founded ventana sierra, a nonprofit youth housing and resource initiative. Wave breakerthe crank serieswave breakercrank by ellen hopkins tells the story of a teenage girl who becomes addicted to crank,. Get this from a library crank [ellen hopkins] -- kristina georgia snow is the perfect daughter, gifted high school junior, quiet, never any trouble but on a trip to visit her absentee father, kristina disappears and bree takes her place. Ellen hopkins gives you a very realistic insight on what it is like to be a teenage girl, let alone a teenage girl on meth based on her daughter, the main character goes through alot of hardships but seems to overcome them all in the end.