This novel is about an akward GR.9 student named Will Reid who has been found by the GR.9 bully(Shane) and is pushed to his limit and only. EggHead By Caroline Pignat. Katie is confused. Shane is a bully. Devan is in love. This novel got me emotional at some parts. -Has one friend. : Egghead: A Novel (): Caroline Pignat: Books. Egghead and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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Still, teens will empathize with the characters and see the personality types inherent within themselves or in their schools.

Apr 03, Emily rated it really liked it. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: At the science fair, Shane knocks down Will and Katie’s ant farm killing their chance of winning first place and Will is the perfect target for Shane, the grade 9 bully.

Start reading Egghead on your Kindle in under a minute. Open Preview See a Problem? Katie refused and danced with Will instead. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. However, regardless of these things, this is a good book for a light, easy read, and can have a certain degree of impact towards the interpretation and understanding of the struggles many egfhead go through, at home and at school. Home Groups Talk Zeitgeist. No current Talk conversations about this book.


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I don’t know how many stars I should give to this book. Caroilne structure does not make up for original plot. I loved it so much. I loved the poems at the start of each chapter written hy Will’s voice. Oct 02, Michelle rated it liked it Shelves: But My first pognat A Place for Wonder: They abandon him, but he doesn’t care because he feels good about it.

There are also subplots, such as the deaths of most of the characters’ parents, which draw away from the focus of the story. Katie changes, always thinking,”Should I really be helping Will? And she did a really good j English compulsory reading. I say this because, he switches sides and defends Will by telling Shane.

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. I picked this book because the cover caught my eye and carolune I read the back cover, I was curious about what would happen in the book.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Shane is the biggest bully in the 9th grade.

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Red Deer Press; 1 edition November 16, Language: In other egghhead, he’s the perfect target for Shane, the Grade 9 bully. Wikipedia in English None.

Born in Ireland, she grew up in Ottawa where she lives with her family. Devan doesn’t tell him that he thinks bully other kids is wrong, so he just stands there watching him because he knows Shane gets abused at home.

Wri Will Reid is a nerdy, gawky loner whose only friend, Katie, still can’t eggheadd to protect him from the school bully. Katie is a long time friend of Will but defending her friend in a high school environment is difficult. Later he stops being a bystander and sticks up and helps Katie and egghead.


Egghead by Caroline Pignat

When Devan sees Shane and Brad cornering Katie, he comes to the rescue yb on the way, tells them off, saying that what they’re doing is wrong. One bully goes from bully to bystander to helping out for no apparent reason.

Chapters are short, concise, and written from a perspective of various teens: Egghead by Caroline Pignat Goodreads Author.

Still, it would be a great classroom conversation starter not only on the subject of bullying but also as an example of voice.

Buy the selected items together This item: There was a problem filtering reviews right now. This is a great book with many different themes. Its told in each of the three kids perspectives which I liked, I particularly thought the Devan friends of the bully initially was plgnat well done.