E–book [The God of War]

Summary ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Marisa Silver

Free read The God of War Free download Æ The God of War ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB In a scruffy desert town in 1978 twelve year old Ares Ramirez lives in a trailer with his mother and younger brother In this desolate forgotten place government fighter planes and helicopters make training runs by night using live ammunition When an anonymous dead body floats in from the sea Ares on the c. Another sad but wonderful story I recommend this one for sure

Free read The God of War

The God of War

Free read The God of War Free download Æ The God of War ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Usp of his adolescence is inspired to enact elaborate fantasies of mortal combat But it is his troubled family that makes Ares a casualty of a different kind of war His brother Malcolm is mentally handicapped and his mother distrusting authorities chooses not to do anything about it leaving the burden to. Okay first off I can t hold back any longer I LOVED this book I was not sure I would when I looked at the cover and read the title but don t judge a book by its cover trust me on this one and the story is not about war eitherThe God of War by Marisa Silver is actually a coming of age story It is one of those rare gems that I did not want to put down once I started it and when I turned the final page just 271 I had wished it was longerThe story takes place in 1978 and is narrated by twelve almost 13 year old Ares God of War Greek Mythology Ramirez Ares lives with his unconventional mother Laurel in a run down trailer in a remote desert community near San Diego Laurel loves the Salton Sea actually a polluted lake near San Diego She tells her twelve year old son she wants to be buried there and her ashes spread into the sea Laurel does not trust government corporations or schools and she has even warned her son Ares about religion The boys are pretty much free to do as they please while their mother works or spends time with the latest man in her life Still there is no doubt Laurel loves her sonsAres is a sensitive but conflicted boy who feels responsible for his brother Malcolm as a result of an accident where Ares had dropped his brother Malcolm when he was just one year old For six years he has lived with guilt as a result of that accidentMalcolm is almost seven year old now and appears mentally disabled he cannot speak reacts inappropriately acts out in school and cannot read or write When Malcolm bites his teacher it seems to be the final straw for him in a regular classroom However Mrs Poole the school librarian agrees to work with Malcolm at her home on a weekly basisAres visits Mrs Poole s home while she is working with his brother and seems to enjoy being there The stability of a seemingly normal home appeals to Ares but The Pooles have problems of their own Kevin is a troubled foster son who has been in and out of residential treatment facilities Ares and Kevin begin to spend time together when tragedy strikesThe God of War is an intense story with memorable but flawed characters that most readers will not easily forget One of the best coming of age stories that I ve read in years I look forward to reading books by this talented author HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Summary ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Marisa Silver

Free read The God of War Free download Æ The God of War ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ares to protect his vulnerable brother from a world that sees him as a retard As he fights to define himself and to see a future for himself outside of the suffocating box of his home Ares befriends a dangerous older kid and what was once play becomes terrifyingly real as violence changes his life forever. I was attracted to this book because I thought I would relate to it First it takes place by the Salton Sea the desolation of the area fascinates me Second it takes place in the 70s my era Finally it is a story of a single mother raising two boys while workingMarisa Silver delivered a short novel that grabbed me entertained me and provided some insight into my own life Can t ask for I do hope I was a better mother than this one


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  1. says: Free read The God of War E–book [The God of War] Summary ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Marisa Silver

    E–book [The God of War] This book is a very descriptive unhurried meditation on the weight of history and guilt Which is something that I think about uite a lot I thi

  2. says: Free read The God of War E–book [The God of War] Marisa Silver ↠ 7 Summary

    Marisa Silver ↠ 7 Summary E–book [The God of War] Another sad but wonderful story I recommend this one for sure

  3. says: E–book [The God of War] Summary ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Marisa Silver

    Free read The God of War E–book [The God of War] Summary ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Marisa Silver “The God of War” by Marisa Silver published by Simon SchusterCategory – FictionLiterature Publication Date – April 2008Ares Ramirez is 12 years old and has been named after Ares the God of War He lives with his mother and brother in a s

  4. says: Summary ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Marisa Silver E–book [The God of War]

    Free read The God of War E–book [The God of War] Marisa Silver ↠ 7 Summary This was an excellent book and I never want to read it again

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    E–book [The God of War] Free read The God of War Marisa Silver's second novel made a huge emotional impact on me I was alternately enthralled and annoyed but by the end I could not recall what had annoyed me Laurel is a single mom raising two sons in a cramped tr

  6. says: Free read The God of War Marisa Silver ↠ 7 Summary Summary ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Marisa Silver

    E–book [The God of War] Okay first off I can't hold back any longer I LOVED this book I was not sure I would when I looked at the cover and read the title but don't judge a book by its cover trust me on this one and the story is not abo

  7. says: E–book [The God of War]

    E–book [The God of War] I was attracted to this book because I thought I would relate to it First it takes place by the Salton Sea the desolation of the are

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    Marisa Silver ↠ 7 Summary Summary ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Marisa Silver E–book [The God of War] I picked up Marisa Silver's The God of War at a Goodreads book exchange several years ago I just grabbed it on a hunch and it has been sitting on my bookshelf I am very happy to have picked it up and to have finally read it because it is a fantastic bookSet by the desolate Salton Sea in California and told through the eye

  9. says: Free read The God of War E–book [The God of War] Marisa Silver ↠ 7 Summary

    E–book [The God of War] On the plus side the characters seem reasonably well developed No one is evil everyone is trying to do good and failing The narrator's adolescent rebellion was relatable all that stuff even if it's impossible to believe that the speaker is male The big problem is the sentences Some examples I felt betrayed not by them but by my younger self who had naively accepted everything and had not looked beyond the near horizon of

  10. says: E–book [The God of War] Marisa Silver ↠ 7 Summary Free read The God of War

    E–book [The God of War] Being a contemporary US writer I was a little apprehensive to start with after my foray with Conroy but the apprehension uickly disappearedThe story characters are believable particularly the guilt of Ares and how he processes and atones for it The narrative moves at a uick but acceptable pace and I found I didn't want to

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  • Hardcover
  • 288
  • The God of War
  • Marisa Silver
  • English
  • 01 March 2020
  • 9781416563167