January 31, 2008
Recently I read the book “Crank” by Ellen Hopkins. I thought this book was really…extreme, this young girl goes through so much over just a few months, it is so crazy. I must say though, it was very well written and it kept me interested in the book. I like the format it was written in, with the poetry and what not, it was very fast reading and almost pleasing to the eye. I do not read very often, but for some reason after reading this book, it has made me want to read more. The book captured me and I could follow it so easily like there was a movie playing through my mind. I loved reading it because it took me away from the world and brought me into a completely different one where I didn't have to worry about my own issues. This was such a good book and I know lots of other people who would agree with me. This book kinda takes you and puts you and someone else's shoes and it makes you think about life in a different perspective. I guess through this book I discovered the beauty of reading and imagination. I have been reading so much more since this book and I am really enjoying it. I am definitely going to read the sequel to this book, and if you are looking for a good book to read, I would highly recommend this one. It is so well written and it draws you in so that you won't want to put it down.

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Dessometrics said...
Nov. 3, 2010 at 9:51 am
I completely agree but i cant tell which order the books go in is it a series anyway? or is there even an order? I've read impulse and now crank and that's it
Nellie21 replied...
Jun. 22, 2011 at 10:41 pm
The only books that you have to read in order are Crank then Glass then Fallout. 
GirRox said...
Oct. 10, 2010 at 1:38 pm
lol I am actually currently reading this book! I love the story and the format. like you mentioned, it's poetry, but it's not.
hotcakes67 said...
Nov. 17, 2008 at 5:32 pm
i recently read the book "crank". This is by far the best book i have ever read, and now im reading "glass" which is the sequal. Im still in a strugle to decide which book is better, but they are both VERY WELL written and very great books. I hope she rights more books beyond these two and and "impulse" and "burned"
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