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The Runner

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 27, 2013

    Spottedstorm

    She walks in and sits on a flat rock beside the river. She puts her paw poised above the water. Moments pass. Then she sinks her paw in and scoops out a gleaming trout. She kills it with one blow then looks around. "Stonerunner?" She calls. * Stonerunner appears holding a vole and a hawk. "Pick up your mouse then lets return to camp."

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 9, 2005

    the story show me good things

    The story bullet it shows me of beying brabe and we all the people should not hate by color we are the same and god made us as brothers and sisters and it shows me to be brabe and have my desteny and it was a interested book. I like it

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 10, 2003

    I finally found a book I like!

    I love running... i can't help it. When I heard about this book online, i wanted to read it more than anything. Once i finally got the chance, I dug right in. It was the best book I've ever read, and like Bullet, it's hard to get praise ot of me. This book inspired me to run more than ever. It was the only book that I looked foward to reading, Bullet is such an unusual character, that helps the book greatly. I highly recommend this book, especially to all the runners out there. I never thought they'd be able to make a good running story, even if it's mixed in with the racism of the earlier years. That only makes it better! Read this book!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 26, 2002

    A great story tied well into the series

    I was amazed by how well this book was tied into the Homecoming series. You would think that it wouldn't be because of it's time period, somewhere in the 1950's or 1960's when the Tillerman's, introduced in the other books in the series, uncle was a rebellious teenager. Bullet, also known as Samuel, is an exceptional cross country runner who refuses to be boxed in by his father's controlling ways. His mother, who is also in the other books as the next generation of the Tillerman's granmother, Abigail, is silent. She stands by her over-bearing husband's side no matter what he says or does. This book describes the trials Bullet must face including when he is asked to train another cross country prospect, Tamer Shipp, later introduced as a minister in Come A Stranger. I recommend this story to anyone who is looking for a great book, especially those who have previously read other Cynthia Voigt books.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 11, 2001

    cool book

    i love this book

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 16, 2000

    A Thrilling Story

    This is one of the best books that I have ever read. A suspensfull thriller that keeps you reading to the very end. Another great Tillerman book!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 10, 2000

    The Runner is a great story.

    This is the best book that I have ever read. It is my favorite story in the world and I read it over and over again. I never get tired of it and I recomend it to anyone who enjoys reading. It is a sad but very encouraging story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 9, 2000

    Great Book

    I love Cynthia Voight, and this is my favorite of all her books. Maybe it's because I run and she does a great job capturing the way a runner is. I recommend this book!

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