Sixteen-year-old Anthony serves up a comic menu of love, betrayal, and revenge after taking a job at the local burger joint. Now in paperback with a striking new. Burger Wuss. A comedy of romance and revenge, set in a burger restaurant. Anthony has never been able to stand up for himself — that is, not until his girlfriend. Burger Wuss by M. T. Anderson, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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Anthony was always getting bullied when he could have been a man and stood up to Turner and fought back to the guys from their rivalry food restaurant. I read wiss book while looking for high interest low level books for emerging middle school readers.
I think it’s highly true that “we read to know we are not alone,” and I didn’t find any of these characters true to life at all.
This book is about a teenager named Ben who is trying to make things right after a jock named Turner steals his girlfriend from him. The book ends without any real resolution, and it’s difficult to see the protagonist as anything but stupid. She just started writing and then figured things out as she went along. The plan was to simply frame Turner for pulling pranks on the rival fast food operation, Burger Queen.
The plot line is hard to follow and the book feels like an early draft instead of a published work.
Burger Wuss : M. T. Anderson :
But it is his humor, his satiric eye tempred with real feeling, that sets this book apart. I recommend this book to basically anyone who can read past a 7th grade reading level. It begins with getting a job at the fast-food restaurant where Turner a.
Anderson plots this with the precision of a fast-food marketing campaign, but his hero is more human than high concept. This book had fun characters that you can really connect with, and had a great storyline!
First, he gets hired on at O’Dermott’s where Turner works.
Dec 06, Cambrai rated it it was ok Shelves: Eighth Grade Bites 1. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. This book is probably more on the high school level, but it is still a good read if you’re into the whole high school drama thing.
The Case of the Missing Marquess. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. It was interesting to see what Anthony had in store to get back at Turner.
This book wasn’t exactly my cup of tea. With two chains pitted against each other? Sep 18, Allison Morgan rated it did not like it Shelves: And more important, will he prove he’s not a wuss?
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bugger Anthony vows revenge and devises The Plan which involves an anarchist, a condiment trolley, and a Oldsmobile named Margot. The main thing I enjoyed about this book is how relatable it is because it is very realistic to the life a teenager trying to navigate his way through the world. This is no feel-good, heart-warming tale in the 80s movie tradition.
Honestly, if someone is birger for a book that represented the average teen life, this would be the last book I’d recommend. Wusd next day she called and apologized for everything and said she was drunk.
Did somebody say McSatire? He gets hired at a burger joint like M “Burger Wuss” is about a teenaged boy who starts dating the “girl of his dreams”.
He constantly bullies everyone weaker then him unless if he needs something from them. I thought this was a great book. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
There competition is Burger Qu Personal Response: Anderson This book ran with the typical teenage stereotypes, but went a little too far. I read this right after I read “Thirsty” so I was fearful that the end would suck on this one as well.
Unfortunately, all the work Anthony does doesn’t get him Diana back, but gets himself beat up a lot. It wasn’t very realistic. The lives, loves and relationships of young adults is realistically portrayed, and it’s refreshing to read such a funny story about a ‘loser’ fighting back.
Anthony then joins forces with Shunt, an employee of O’Dermott’s with a deep hatred for the fast food industry and together they kidnap the Burger Queen Troll and frame Tucker. Then, he finds her at a party underneath a faster boy- he wants revenge on the burrger, but instantly forgives the girl. Having said that, however, I thought this book was awful.