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Crowboy

3.45  ·  Rating details ·  11 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
The city will fall, and fall soon. Inside the city, two rival gangs both see the arrival of Joey, the strange visionary boy - the Crowboy - as a chance to gain supremacy. But is Joey really so special? As the war tightens its grip, the gangs are forced into a final conflict. It is time for the true purpose of the Crowboy to be revealed.
Paperback, 224 pages
Published February 7th 2008 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Kobra Nevermore
Jun 11, 2013 rated it it was ok
Crowboy is story told in the time of war, its about two rival gangs that have formed. The troggs vs the geeks. The point of view is pretty much altered between most of the characters in the book including an outsider named orf.
The problem with the constant change in POV is it doesn't give you any feeling of connection to any of the characters especially because there are so many different people's input. Also in different perspectives characters voices change between barley grasping the english
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Peter
Oct 27, 2008 rated it it was amazing
A very enjoyable story that is darker than you might initially think. Great stuff!
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Not what i would normally choose to read, but a nice enjoyable holiday read all the same. It was different from all the other books in the genre at current which was refreshing.
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