M.E. Kerr (ebook) Gentlehands


10 thoughts on “Gentlehands

  1. says:

    Gentlehands would have been so much better if it was actually about Gentlehands and not about Buddy Buddy was boring Skye got on my nerves Everything annoyed me And they had this whole HOLY SHIT thing going and then just basically ruined The ending unfolded in like five minutes It pisses me offffff I want the boo

  2. says:

    I first read this in 8th grade English class probably around April or May of 1992 About 3 or 4 years ago I remembered it and scoped i

  3. says:

    4 stars for thematic elements 3 for the execution thereofCan a person be redeemed of past actions by present good deeds? Are there some events or actions that are simply unforgivable? The protagonist and we the readers are left to decide that for ourselves

  4. says:

    This novel begins like a typical teenage love story “Buddy” William Raymond Boyle is a 16 year old boy from a lower middle class family living in a small village near Montauk Long Island NY where his father is the local policeman Buddy works part time in a soda shop for a pot head named Kick Richards where he sees Skye Pennington whenever she comes into the shop Skye is the daughter of an oil mogul who su

  5. says:

    This book started out as a poor town boy meets rich summer girl story There was a bit of class tension but nothing really serious Then it took a turn Someone accuses Buddy's grandfather who he only recently met of having been a guard at Auschwitz in WWII Buddy doesn't want to believe it and he has to try to stand up for him against the rest of the town

  6. says:

    Oh boy The thing I find truly useful about this book is its exploration of the heavy themes of the Holocaust without being a Holocaust book Written at a time 1978 when one's grandfather could have been a Nazi strongman in a concentration camp the story doesn't center on the terrible things Buddy's grandfather might have done inste

  7. says:

    Classic poor boyrich girl love story not a romance meets coming of age tale with an undercurrent of history In 1970s Long Island blue collar Buddy falls in love with the decidedly upper crust Skye Pennington which leads to clashes with his class conscious parents and sends him searching for his mysterious German immigrant grandfather who o

  8. says:

    I really enjoyed this book There's so much happening that it's hard to classify the story On the outside it looks like a teen romance novel that explores class differences It also talks about drug and alcohol use Antisemitism and family communication issues A mom who won't forgive her father for not being a part of her life and chooses to ignore him now Bringing us to the eccentric grandfather who turns out

  9. says:

    I read this book as a child and it always stuck with me Thanks to google I was able to find out what the book was I remember

  10. says:

    I know my colleagues are sick of this one but the kids still LOVE it It does seem dated but unfortunately there is always something in the news to which we can relate it And I'm a fan of anything that gets kids to read Kerr does that

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Gentlehands

Entlehands a man with a horrifying past Who is Gentlehands And what is his connection to Buddy's handsome aristocratic grandfather The mystery threatens to shatter Buddy and Skye's relationship and change their lives foreve. I really enjoyed this book There s so much happening that it s hard to classify the story On the outside it looks like a teen romance novel that explores class differences It also talks about drug and alcohol use Antisemitism and family communication issues A mom who won t forgive her father for not being a part of her life and chooses to ignore him now Bringing us to the eccentric grandfather who turns out to be a Nazi war criminal known as GentlehandsThe story is told from Buddy s point of view and I enjoyed how that led us thru his discoveries and emotions When we meet Gentlehands he truly is a gentle person We re left to decide for ourselves if his actions today should erase his actions during the war

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  • Paperback
  • 208
  • Gentlehands
  • M.E. Kerr
  • English
  • 17 May 2019
  • 9780064470674

About the Author: M.E. Kerr

Marijane Meaker in Auburn New York Her interest in writing began with her father who loved to read and her mother who loved to tell stories of neighborhood gossip Unable to find an agent to represent her work Meaker became her own agent and wrote articles and books under a series of pseudonyms