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PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ William Warner Sleator III was born in Havre de Grace Maryland on February 13 1945 and moved to St Louis MO when he was three He graduated from University City High School in 1963 from Harvard in 1967 with BAs in music and English For than thirty years William Sleator thrilled readers with his inventive books His House of Stairs was named one of the best novels of the twentieth cent

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  1. Keeley Keeley says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBAfter googling different phrases for a while I finally found the name of the book I read when I was around 12 that catapulted me into my interest into psychology and the human mind The story of five teenagers locked in a place that consisted only of stairs and landings the way they were trained like Pavlov's dogs to respond to the demands of a machine for food demands that became ever horrible I remember reading this and being horrified by concepts I couldn't uite yet really grasp but what stuck with me was the fact that not everyone acuiesced The last scene of the book with the traffic light I think cemented my firm regard and defense of individuality even before I could v


  2. Lstirl Lstirl says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBA chilling and suspenseful tale that stick with the reader for years to comeThis book is recommended for 9 12 year olds however I think it might be a bit intense for the younger side of this group and I as an adult thoroughly enjoyed Slater's treatment of this psychological horrorPersonal Note I read this book as a tween and it stuck with me all these years I remember not being able to put it down and upon revisiting it it is still just as fascinating to me I read many of the com reviews and so many of them were from adults that still remember the impact this book had on themMy ReviewThis is an incredibly creative and original science fiction tale that chronicles the events that take place when five teen aged orphans are behaviorally trained to respond to a machine Similarly to Lord of the Flies anarchy rules and the reader is able to view the dark side of humanity when left to its own devices This might be a new exploration for the tween who


  3. Chris Chris says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBYoung adult fiction must be a really tough genre to wrap your head around for a writer You have a story that you want to tell and you have to tell it in such a way that it is simple enough for your target audience to read yet engaging enough to keep them reading The themes have to be familiar enough for them to understand and relate to yet unusual enough to be interesting for them Go too far in the wrong direction and you have a failure So how does a YA writer do it balancing all those issues while still writing a good book?Damned if I know I've never managed to write a decent book for adults much less young onesFortunately there are plenty of talented writers who can write for young people and one of those is William SleatorA YA writer who specializes in science fiction Sleator has written his fair share of strange fantastic and sometimes disturbing books Of all the ones I've re


  4. Apoorva Apoorva says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBRating 35 🌟Review Five orphans named Lola Peter Blossom Abigail and Oliver all aged 16 suddenly find themselves in a weird place where there are no walls floor rooms or anything normal The only thing this place has is lots and lots of stairs defying gravity All of them are scared to find themselves in such a place and want to get back to their lives Slowly they start discovering the place and knowing each other when they notice a strange machine which gives them only a single pellet of food as they follow a particular pattern More correct the pattern and it's repetitiveness the pellets of food they receive As days go by they realize that the food machine doesn't just want them to dance to a particular pattern but also go agai


  5. Diana Welsch Diana Welsch says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBI read this because it is the #1 answer to What the hell was that crazy book I read 20 years ago? uestions House of Stairs has showed up on LibraryThing's Name That Book group three times in the past year Half of the YA books in that group turn out to be William Sleator We got a Contact Us uestion the other day that turned out to be 2 William Sleator books So I figured it was high time I read something by this mysterious manJesus There's a reason people remember it This book was crazy I read it in about 2 hours and could not put it downIn a sucky future America where everyone lives in huge run down apartment buildings and subsists on synthetic food 5 teenage orphans of


  6. Trudi Trudi says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBI am insanely addicted attracted to stories about the group in peril when people are thrust into an alien setting absent of any social rules and obligations Under such circumstances it usually doesn't take long for humans to throw off the shackles of civilized conduct and resort to a brutal sur


  7. Deborah Markus Deborah Markus says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBA modern classic I read House of Stairs freuently as a child and was happy to see this speculative novel from 1974 stands the test of timeThat's because Sleator wisely keeps the futuristic science fiction touches to a minimum There's a very '70s reference to air pollution but it isn't pivotal The rest of the book is about what doesn't change human natureI'm handing this to my


  8. Charlie - A Reading Machine Charlie - A Reading Machine says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBI first read the synopsis for this a few years ago and the concept immediately caught my attention Set in an unknown but clearly dystopian future we follow five kids in their early teens who are suddenly dumped alone on a never ending room of stairs There is a machine that spits out food but only when the group perform certain actions which they have to determine by trial and error When the machine starts rewarding violence of the physical and psychological types the kids are pushed to either follow directi


  9. Amanda Coppedge Amanda Coppedge says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBProbably the first dystopian novel I ever read Because of this book near the beginning of season one of LOST I was already predicting the cages and fish biscuits that would show up in season threeUPDATE Reread in 2013 after reading multiple times from ages 10 20 It has held up really well for a book written in the mid 1970s besides some unfortunate s


  10. Lee Davis Lee Davis says:

    PDF/EPUB William Sleator Á Á House of Stairs MOBI í House of MOBI :¶ house free, stairs mobile, House of download, House of Stairs PDF/EPUBI think this is the last entry in my YA Sci Fi kick but it's a high note to end on I've spent than half my life searching for this book Really I checked it out from the Lawrence Public Library when I was 9 or 10 and read the first 15 pages and then it got away from me I remember everything about it vividly 5 teena


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