|Plot Summary of 11, Emerald Street|
Robbie is an 11-year-old boy growing up in 1950's Ireland surrounded by an eccentric but loving family and plenty of friends.
During a trip to a local football match, Robbie is caught up in a surging crowd and suffers a serious head injury. After his near-death experience Robbie believes he has the power to heal and aims to cure those who need his help.
When he is sent away to a children's hospital he finds he has a great opportunity to test his 'gift' and his lovable and caring character earn him a great many friends.
Upon his return from hospital Robbie's powers are put to the ultimate test when he discovers his father in bed suffering from cancer.
Written with humour, this is the heart-warming story of life as seen through the eyes of a lively and very entertaining Irish school boy.
This synopsis report prepared by JoJo
|Chapter Analysis of 11, Emerald Street|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Tone of book?
Time/era of story
Family, caring for ill
Who is sick?
because he/she is
- physically ill
- special abilities
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- a kid
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 5 ()
Small town people:
- nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee
Amount of dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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