Sa bodeen is the author of the gardener and several picture books, including elizabeti's doll she grew up on a dairy farm in wisconsin her first friends were cows, which she named after characters in books. Eli, his brother eddy (he's important too), and eli's dad the other people were: lexie (older brat sister), terese (younger brat sister) and of the course the mother. The compound by s a bodeen the world suffers a nuclear attack and eli and his family are rushed into the compound late one night, leaving behind eli's twin brother eddy and his grandma eli's father happens to be one of the richest men on earth and has created the compound as a safe place for his family of 6 to live safely underground for 15. Sa bodeen is the author of the garden and the compound, which earned her an ala quick pick for young adults, a bank street best children's book of the year, and a publishers weekly flying start she is also the author of several picture books, including elizabeti's doll , winner of the ezra jack keats award.
Eli, his parents, and his sisters make it inside before the doors lock, leaving behind eli's grandma and twin brother eddy for six years, eli and his family have lived in the compound the doors are not set to unlock for nine more years, but eli senses something wrong. One of the main things i loved about the compound was eli's characterization i find that most of the young adult books i've read this year, while good, haven't been quite what i was looking for in the characterization department. The literary element that resonates throughout this book is the suspenseful tone the author creates it is a page turner for sure a family has been confined to an elaborate bomb shelter for the next 15 years, built by the billionaire father of the family.
By sa bodeen summary eli and his family have lived in the underground compound for six years eli & eddy- the main characters of the story they are twins. Sa bodeen sa bodeen is the author of the gardener and several picture books, including elizabeti's doll, winner of the ezra jack keats awardthe compound earned her an ala quick pick for young adults, a bank street best children's book of the year, and a publishers weekly flying start. Eli had been such an interesting character, but it felt like the fallout was a regression of his character i did sort of like the arguments and tension between eli and eddy, but nothing was ever really resolved in a way i could get behind. Eli and his family have been living in an underground compound ever since the bombs were dropped six years ago lucky for them, eli's dad had prepared so well the family is safe except not all of them made it in eli's twin brother and grandmother got separated from the rest of the family on that. The compound by sa bodeen follows a boy named eli and his family during a nuclear war and how they handle living in an underground nuclear shelter the book is wonderful, i just couldn't put it down because of the good word choice, the thrilling plot and amazing character development, i highly recommend for a quick read.
Watch this book trailer video for the compound, a young adult novel by sa bodeen in this thrilling ya adventure novel, eli and his family have lived in the underground compound for six years. The compound, a book by sa bodeen talks about how after a nuclear disaster, a family has to live in a vault underground which is called the compound initially, it is shown that only part of eli's family gets into the compound, as eli's twin brother eddy did not make it to the compound, and nor did his grandmother. 10 pieces of evidence how the main character from the compound by sa bodeen changes the main character is eli the questionable section is to be ignored because i could not find my book on the list so the info you will get from there will be useless. S a bodeen on s a bodeen: sa bodeen is the author of several acclaimed picture books, and a winner of the ezra jack keats awarda native of wisconsin and former peace corps volunteer, she most recently lived in the pacific northwest where she wrote the compound and taught creative writing. Eli and his family have lived in the compound for six years the world they knew is gone eli's father built the compound to keep them safe now, they can't get out.
The compound by s a bodeen is a fast-paced, compelling read with an exceptionally creepy premise it grabs the reader from the very first page: ts eliot was wrong my world ended with a bang the minute we entered the compound and that silver door closed behind us the sound was brutal final. Eli and his brother eddy eli (main character) is stuck in an underground compound for 15 years with his family, except for his pets, grandma, and brother who were left outside in an apparent. Today, the book monsters are happy to host an interview with sa bodeen, author of the compound and the fallout stay tuned for a chance to win both books at the end of the interview stay tuned for a chance to win both books at the end of the interview. After your students have read the novel 'the compound' by sa bodeen, use this lesson plan for a thorough review students will view a lesson summarizing the novel and characters, answer. The compound is a 2008 fictional young adult novel by s a bodeenthe book was first released on april 29, 2008 through feiwel & friends and centers upon a young man named eli who has been living in a compound for six years.
The compound sa bodeen isbn -312-37015-6 feiwel and friends, 2008 grade 7 and up adventure/survival/science fiction/post-apocalyptic eli has lived the past six years of his life underground after a nuclear attack on washington state. The compound by sa bodeen is a nice dose of originality in the often cluttered genre of ya fiction eli has been in the compound for six years and in that time has learned to hate it, and himself when they entered the compound, believing there was a nuclear war, eli was separated from his twin brother. The main protagonist of the compound, eli felt as if he lived in the shadow of his more likable brother eddy, all his lifea very intelligent child, eli began his first year of college classes at fifteen very gifted at both math and science. This book is about the book called the compound by s a bodeen it tells the plot, conflict, events, and more.
Bodeen could have taken more time to flesh out the characters a bit she does this during the first third of the novel, which is a little slow, as she develops eli's character as a spoiled, self-centered child. Her first picture book, elizabeti's doll (written as stephanie stuve-bodeen) was published in 1998, followed by six other picture booksher first ya novel written as sa bodeen, the award-winning the compound, came out from feiwel and friends in 2008 the novel count is up to nine, with the tenth releasing in 2018. 'the compound' by sa bodeen is the story of eli and his family, who are stuck in a fallout shelter because of a nuclear blast this lesson is a summary of this novel and its characters.
The compound by sa bodeen was a quick, captivating read you're drawn into the story from the start when the wold ends due to a nuclear attack you're drawn into the story from the start when the wold ends due to a nuclear attack.