Robert Cormier’s book “The Chocolate War.” is one of those books were you read one chapter and it makes you want to read more. It made me anyways. It’s a great novel. It is a fiction book which had a copyright in 1974. This book makes me want to read more books of his. I don’t like to read often but it got my attention. The chocolate war? What comes to mind when you think about the title? I thought it was about a real war. When I started to read it I realized that it’s about a young boy who has
Robert Cormier was born in Leominster, Massachusetts. He is widely known for his strong and disturbing novels for young adult readers. The name “Cormier” brings up descriptions of violent acts. But, Robert Cormier has a positive view on children’s literature. Robert has four famous books which are: The Chocolate War, I am the Cheese, After the First Death and Beyond the Chocolate War. In his novel The Chocolate War, Cormier makes the point that an excess of power inevitably leads to corruption.
Have you ever read something that describes in so much detail it's so vivid to the mind. Robert Cormier writing style leaves an imprint of his thoughts for the reader to interpret. In many of his novels, Robert Cormier allows us to feel as though he is speaking to us directly. Short sentences and simple vocabulary are characteristic features that Robert Cormier uses to create such work that gives him his name and reputation. Corimers success as a writer can be gauged by the number of awards he has