Middle of Nowhere by Caroline Adderson
Groundswood Books, 2012. 9781554981328.
Interest level: Grades 5 and up.
After his Mom does not come home from work for a week, 12 year old Curtis begins to panic. Afraid of being sent back into foster care, Curtis and his 5 year old brother befriend a crotchety old neighbour, Mrs. Burt. At first, Curtis is happy when Mrs. Burt takes them to her idyllic lake cabin, but he becomes suspicious when she has no plans to take them home!
22 thoughts on “Middle of Nowhere”
Very good book, but not too excited about the ending.
It really is a good book!
ya but the ending………….
Imagine, your parents won’t come home.You are left alone for 2 weeks. And a strange neighbour scares your little brother.That is what this book is about. A must read book!!!
Yes, very true. Also good for both girls and boys.
But only thing is there is a bit of swears
i didn’t like this book but it was prettty INTENSE.
it is a very good book to read!!! must read 🙂 😛 :O
This book was not really my style.But however I liked the crazy people. LOL!
I love this book it is my favorite book now!
it is easy to read they did a good job with the detail!
Before you say this is your fav book, let me ask you something. Have you read such wicked intent or guilty cuz if u have not, when you read them, your mind will be like wow and your mouth like this :O
best book ever!
I really like this book it is so easy to read
it is my favorite book for NOW!!!:)
This is my favorite book !
okay,but not my style
Everyone thats reading the commets listen to this! You have too read this book, it got kinda sad about its still and amazing book!
I loved this book i’d rate it a 7 out of 10 simply because the ending was pretty dull.
i want to read this book
this book is outstanding. but the ending is pretty sad. 🙁 i think they should change the ending but all in all it is a great book to read
A bit slow moving at the beginning but It has a really good ending