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`Read Pdf ì The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm é General Matsika s children steal out of the house on a forbidden adventure and disappear In Zimbabwe, in the year , the children s parents call in Africa s most unusual detectives the Ear, the Eye and the Arm who have powers far beyond those of other human beings The children must avoid the evils of the past, the technology of the future, and a motley assortment of criminals in order to return home safelyNewbery Honor Book ALA Notable Book ALA Best Book for Young Adults I enjoyed the book a lot the author tried to pay homage to real traditions and beloefs as much as possible My main gripe with the book is that the villains seem unnecessarily vile and vicious without any depth. I enjoyed this book, but it had problems.The story is about a group of 3 children who go out into the world and get kidnapped Excessively They get kidnapped, and escape, and then kidnapped again, and escape, over and over again To the point where it stops being believable The other problem is that the author set out to write a sci fi novel I know this, because she says so in the introduction It is not a sci fi novel The book has a bunch of stock sci fi features, but they are randomly stuc I enjoyed this book, but it had problems.The story is about a group of 3 children who go out into the world and get kidnapped Excessively They get kidnapped, and escape, and then kidnapped again, and escape, over and over again To the point where it stops being believable The other problem is that the author set out to write a sci fi novel I know this, because she says so in the introduction It is not a sci fi novel The book has a bunch of stock sci fi features, but they are randomly stuck onto the story She could have easily written the book, and then put them all in later Hmmm I should replace the maid with a robot maid and Hmmm instead of being a skyscraper, I will make this building a MILE HIGH HA Bet they never saw that one coming Really, the book is a novel steeped in the religious traditions of Zimbabwe I think adding in the random sci fi elements really detracts from that, but the book still manages to be pretty good This book is amazing Period End of story Last year, when I was strolling through the classroom library, I came upon this book I saw the cover and I said, This is the best cover ever Others may disagree with that statement, but I m me and I thought it looked awesome I decided to give it a shot BAM It blew me away KAPOW It knocked my socks off ZIP I read it so fast because it was so FREAKING AWESOME This author, Nancy Farmer, does a FANTASTIC job developing the characters in separat This book is amazing Period End of story Last year, when I was strolling through the classroom library, I came upon this book I saw the cover and I said, This is the best cover ever Others may disagree with that statement, but I m me and I thought it looked awesome I decided to give it a shot BAM It blew me away KAPOW It knocked my socks off ZIP I read it so fast because it was so FREAKING AWESOME This author, Nancy Farmer, does a FANTASTIC job developing the characters in separate areas and bringing them together in the climax The chase scenes were off the hook, and the book was filled to the brim with suspense The plot is original, it is set in a unconventional future where they combine the cultures of the past with the technology of tomorrow, and it just plain ROCKS 5 STARS I first read this book back a little over ten years ago on the recommendation of my English teacher One of the best young adult book I have ever read The best parts are all the characters are so fresh and lively, the settling is top to none It is a book that is felt with everything for me A book that just grabs the reader right in and never lets go I never felt I was in Africa at all.Farmer is a great writer that I see rise withMiddle School readers reading her later books, especially I first read this book back a little over ten years ago on the recommendation of my English teacher One of the best young adult book I have ever read The best parts are all the characters are so fresh and lively, the settling is top to none It is a book that is felt with everything for me A book that just grabs the reader right in and never lets go I never felt I was in Africa at all.Farmer is a great writer that I see rise withMiddle School readers reading her later books, especially House of Scorpion I just really wished thatreaders read this book