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The Death-Defying Pepper Roux

The Death-Defying Pepper Roux

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24286018M
ISBN 109780061991905
OCLC/WorldCa651036041


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Paul "Pepper" Roux wakes upon his fourteenth birthday knowing that today would be the day of his death, as foretold by St. Constance through his Aunty Mireille before his birth/5(43). The Death Defying Pepper Roux by Geraldine McCaughrean If that makes the book sound dark and deep, well, it does touch on dark and deep things, but.

Despite its relentless theme of trying to escape death's icy grip, McCaughreans's novel is anything but serious. With slapstick humor and witty asides to the reader, The Death-Defying Pepper Roux is a funny, fast-paced read Ultimately this is the story of a good-hearted boy who only wants to live, but in the process of trying to do just that he learns that simply living is not enough.

The Death-Defying Pepper Roux is a thoughtful novel and an entertaining adventure story. McCaughrean once again proves that she is a talented writer with the ability to weave truly enchanting metaphors. Assembly on Literature for AdolescentsPrice: $ The The Death-Defying Pepper Roux book Defying Pepper Roux is a delicate gem of a story, that rare book that should be savoured and enjoyed slowly rather than devoured in one sitting.

That isn't to say the story isn't gripping; quite the opposite in fact, but I felt that I wanted to prolong this fantastic story by a superb writer/5(48). For all of his short life, Pepper Roux has been waiting to die.

Now, on his fourteenth birthday, he knows he won't have to wait much longer. Unsurprisingly, when Pepper gets the chance to slip into someone else's life, he grabs it with both hands and embarks on a series of adventures which allow him to cheat death - at least for now.

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— The Horn Book “The Death-Defying Pepper Roux is a thoughtful novel and an entertaining adventure story. McCaughrean once again proves that she is a talented writer with the ability to weave truly enchanting metaphors.” — Assembly on Literature for Adolescents. Read free book excerpt from The Death-Defying Pepper Roux by Geraldine McCaughrean, page 1 of 6.

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Enjoy. The Death-Defying Pepper Roux is also, improbably, a deep philosophical novel about faith, family, honesty, destiny and friendship. Pepper's unlikely friend Duchesse, is a funny and colorful addition to the story - a strong and seaworthy steward, taken to dispensing valuable advice and /5(12).

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LoveReading View on The Death-defying Pepper Roux. Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal A World Book Day 'Recommended Read' for Prize-winning Geraldine McCaughrean has turned her deft hand to a brilliantly witty and fast moving story about a boy who wants to defy his destiny.

She has been honored with England's most prestigious children's book award, the Carnegie Medal, and is the only three-time winner ever of the Whitbread Children's Book Award.

She also wrote Peter Pan in Scarlet, the first official sequel to the treasured masterpiece Peter Pan, and the critically acclaimed The Death-Defying Pepper Roux.

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"The Death Defying Pepper Roux" means just about the exact opposite of "The Death-Defying Pepper Roux", which is the punctuation we'd have expected.

McCaughrean knows this perfectly well, indeed she uses the hyphenated version of the phrase in the body of the s: Poor Pepper Roux (his nickname "le pauvre," or "pitiful one," was confused at school with "poivre," French for "pepper") has been waiting for death for as long as he can remember.

According to his malevolent Aunt Mireille, Saint Constance had foretold he'd die by and due to his rather awful family's quotidian reminders of this, "The days clattered down like rows of dominoes.". The Death-Defying Pepper Roux by Geraldine McCaughrean in CHM, DOC, EPUB download e-book.

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The death-defying Pepper Roux. New York: HarperCollins Publishers. Plot: Young Pepper Roux is a young boy from France who has just turned fourteen. It's a day he has dreaded his whole life.

When he was born his aunt Mireille, a devout Catholic, dreams that St. Constance speaks to her and predicts that Pepper will die when he turns fourteen.

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Best-selling children's author Geraldine McCaughrean's newest youth novel, The Death-Defying Pepper Roux, will be released in bookstores this month. The story opens on the morning of Paul Roux's fourteenth birthday. Unfortunately, this was an ominous day for both Paul, otherwise known as Pepper, and his family because upon the day of his birth, Pepper's Aunty had predicted that.

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Everyone seems resigned to it—even Pepper, although he would much prefer to live. But can you sidestep Fate. Jump sideways into a different life. Naïve and trusting, Pepper sets a course.

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THE DEATH DEFYING PEPPER ROUX (PAPERBACK) Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, Paperback. Book Condition: New. x mm. Language: English. Brand New Book. When Pepper Roux was born his aunt foretold that he would not live past 14 years of age. Throughout his childhood his parents haven t bothered with him much, knowing that his.

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