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Full Tilt – Book Description. Sixteen-year-old Blake has always been the responsible one in his dysfunctional family — the one who drives safely, gets good. Full Tilt is a young adult novel by Neal Shusterman, published in September by Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing. Described as a “psychological . Full Tilt by Neal Shusterman – Sixteen-year-old Blake has always been the responsible one in his dysfunctional family — the one who drives safely, gets good.

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So you know it had to have been good.

It shusterjan from person to person, but keeping an open mind will surely help, in my case. A great pick if you’re in a reading slump. Every chapter gives different kinds of excitement and thrills.

This, ultimately, is what Blake must do to survive the night, and he discovers it, ironically, in the hall of mirrors, the place designed more than any other to distort the truth and give incorrect perspective. This book needs an additional page or chapter. And in his luck he wins.

I love that his works are always deep and quite psychological. Definitely one of my favorite books!


A few days later, I was strolling around the bookstore and suddenly saw this book, so I bought it in an instant. It’s all about taking “tiny truths” and “swelling them out of proportion”; then, “the fact that there was a kernel of truth in what they reflected made the effect devastating. Apr 12, Megan rated it liked it Shelves: Using the plotline of an amusement park run by a mysterious, otherworldly figure, Shusterm Full Tilt is an interesting book.

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What if he knew that the greatest threat he could face on this night would be far more deadly than the squeamish sensation of a few stomach plunges and sharp turns on the twisting metal track of the super coaster? We’re able to identify with the characters because their realistic struggles, not the outside dangers from a world of xhusterman death, tether our lives closely together. This one handles tult and the ways it can change people.

I think he addresses some of them better in some of his other books though like self image and confronting your past, and I think it was too short to fully pull me into the story and make me feel for the characters. Full Tilt Trade Paperback After he gets off, he is called by a game personal to play for free. Only finished it for book club.

But this is no slasher-movie type story. There was a problem adding your email address.

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In fact, that has been the case for more than one Neal Shusterman book I’ve read, though I think that I’ve actually made more of an attempt at examining and discussing the worthy thoughts that act as scaffolding for Full Tilt than I have for most of the author’s novels. Quinn is his brother’s opposite — a thrill-seeker who’s always chasing the next scary rush, no matter what the cost.

Well, except for that these are no normal rides Blake, on the other hand, is careful and studious: It was fast-paced and creepy with a satisfying ending. Nothing was scary or creepy or whatever. I found that he is quite interesting and likeable character with own depth. He’s white-knuckling it and back on the bus The way it connected was kind of unusual, and with each ride, they were becoming far more scary.


The rides weren’t scary.

Full Tilt by Neal Shusterman

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I really liked it! Speaking of the writing, all I can say is that I can’t really complain much shuserman it. Sign up and get a free eBook! Full Tilt — Book Description Sixteen-year-old Blake has always been the responsible one in his dysfunctional family — the one who drives safely, gets good grades, and looks after his wild younger brother, Quinn.

Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. The thing is, there is something about him why Cassandra chose him to give an invitation to her carnival. It’s how depraved your heart becomes when fear gets pumped through it. Plus, I was a badass spirit who fed off of fear.

Mar 04, GRB rated it it was amazing. I thought Full Tilt was an exciting book, with lots of twists, turns, ups and downs just like the roller coaster of a book it should be. Fans of ever lost will like this book a lot. But each ride shustermam into one of their biggest fears, and no one has ever escaped before