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David GlasgoModules 15-16Dec 20 1996Someone knows your secret dream that one great wish that you would payanything for That person suddenly makes your dream come true - before you learn theprice you have to pay Ray Bradburys Something Wicked This Way Comes is a chillingand suspenseful thriller making a boys secret dream come true right before his own eyesand that of his friends too The story in this book continually jumps back and forthbetween three characters two which are always together and the other the library janitorand father of the one Bradburys style keeps the book flowing smoothly throughout all ofhis hopping and skipping around He seems to be a mastermind of writing as the storydevelops before your eyes and you get drawn in never wanting to leave until the book isover and you know the ending I felt like I was sitting right there on the clouds watchingall of this take place Bradbury pulls you into the book and makes it our place tooAll of this starts off quite interesting It is October the month of Halloween andin this strange year Halloween came early A lightning rod salesman come to the townpredicting a humongous storm that is coming this way The clouds speak their ownwords telling the same Jim Nightshade and William Halloway neighbors and bestfriends one born a minute before October thirtieth and one born a minute after Octoberthirtieth both lay there in Jims front yard The salesman stopped and told them that thestorm was coming and it was coming for them One of their houses would get struck bylightning and who was to say which one This said the salesman is the one He hadbeen talking about Jims house his was the one to get struck Wills father a janitor for the town library knew the storm was coming too Hehad never sensed one quite like this so fierce and strong As the kids arrived to get theirbooks he smiled and
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