I Am the Messenger

by Markus Zusak | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 0375836675 Global Overview for this book
Registered by shelj7k of Blackrock, Co. Dublin Ireland on 6/27/2011
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Journal Entry 1 by shelj7k from Blackrock, Co. Dublin Ireland on Monday, June 27, 2011

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Journal Entry 2 by shelj7k at Blackrock, Co. Dublin Ireland on Monday, June 27, 2011
From amazon.co.uk

protect the diamonds
survive the clubs
dig deep through the spades
feel the hearts

Ed Kennedy is an underage cabdriver without much of a future. He's pathetic at playing cards, hopelessly in love with his best friend, Audrey, and utterly devoted to his coffee-drinking dog, the Doorman. His life is one of peaceful routine and incompetence until he inadvertently stops a bank robbery.

That's when the first ace arrives in the mail.

That's when Ed becomes the messenger.

Chosen to care, he makes his way through town helping and hurting (when necessary) until only one question remains: Who's behind Ed's mission?


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Wonderful! I just love the idea behind this story. Keeping it for my sons.

The cover art is different to the above, but I cannot find mine in the options. Mine is the same as the JE pic here.

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