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M. Night Shyamalan's The Sixth Sense: A Novelization

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This is the novelization of the box office hit "The Sixth Sense" about a terrified boy with a huge secret and a tormented child psychologist who needs a shot at redemption. Both are trapped in a world where nothing is what it seems.
Paperback, 192 pages
Published March 1st 2000 by Scholastic Paperbacks
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Vanessa Sanchez
Oct 15, 2012 rated it really liked it
"The Sixth Sense" by M. Night Shyamalan's really kept me interested throughout the whole book with all of it's mysteries of the dead people and how Cole goes through so much to help them cross over. Cole is one of the few that saw the plane crash next to the museum he had been in, unfortunately he seems to be the only one that can see the dead people from the crash. Some of them are very confused and don't have a clue that they have died, the others want Cole to help them. Cole is only a little ...more
Regina
Jan 22, 2015 rated it really liked it
Imagine you could see the dead all around you, every day, right there in front of you. What would you do? 8 year old Cole Sear is no ordinary boy, one with secrets and fears. Who didn’t want to share them with anybody because of what they would say. This is more than any human let alone an 8 year old boy can handle not sharing these visits with anyone but to keep them to himself and pray for it all to go away. The thing is Cole can’t control it. Cole is able to see beyond supernatural, he is abl ...more
Liqian
Jan 11, 2013 rated it really liked it
As an English learning beginner,i found it a little difficult for me to understand every single sentence.but after reading the whole book,i think about its content and thoughts over and over again.it helps me to re-consider the real meaning of life and teaches me not to be afraid any more.
the main character cole is a poor boy who suffers from seeing dead people,in every day,he lives in the shadow of anxiety,without happiness at all.so his mother asked a psychologist to deal with his issues.durin
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Behnoosh E
Jan 21, 2010 rated it really liked it
فیلمش که شاهکاره ! فیلمنامه اش روهم خوندم ، محشره ، محشر !!!!!!
علي الماجد
Nov 20, 2016 rated it it was amazing
amazing movie

Realini
Jan 25, 2019 rated it really liked it
The Sixth Sense, written and directed by Night Shyamalan
9 out of 10


The Sixth Sense is considered to be one of the best films, it is anyway one of the most popular...audiences have included this on the Top Rated Movies list.

It was nominated for six Oscars, including for Best Picture, Best Actor in a Supporting Role for the very young and extremely talented Haley Joel Osment, Best Director, Best Writing and Best Actress in a Supporting Role for the great Toni Collette.

Bruce Willis is remarkable as
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P.S. Winn
Jun 02, 2017 rated it really liked it
Crazy psychological thriller where nothing is quite as it seems.
Rachel Rockwell
Jul 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Such a cool book when you’re young! At 11 or 12, I couldn’t put this book down! Absolute thriller!
Chris
May 20, 2019 rated it liked it
It was a good story
Sarah
I am a big Sixth Sense fan so I am totally biased. Worth the time it took to read. I got more out of the movie after I read it. Added some texture to some of the scenes.
Sukriti Aggarwal
Mar 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I could not have read a batter book .
David Breedlove
Mar 14, 2011 rated it liked it
Great story with tons of description. The mood is set in a somber, dark tone with little dialogue and lots of descriptive language. M. Night Shyamalan creates a gripping and refreshing story. The characters are given reality and substance. I enjoyed the tone and ambiguity of this story.
Ashley
Apr 10, 2016 rated it really liked it
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Own in paperback.

FS: "On the night his life changed forever, Cole Sear was fast asleep."

LS: "Anna Crowe slept soundly, her breaths invisible in the warm indoor air."
Alshia Moyez
Sep 25, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I'm a fangirl of the source material. What can I say?
MiChAeLPaUl
Jul 05, 2013 marked it as fini
Shelves: books, novelizations
A distraught psychologist helps himself as he helps a young paranormal medium overcome his fears.
Jenn
Jan 07, 2012 rated it liked it
Shelves: three, young-adult, horror
The Sixth Sense follows Cole, a boy who is able to see and talk to dead people; and Malcolm, a child psychologist who tries to help Cole, but in the end it’s Cole who helps Malcolm.
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