Demonkeeper

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Demonkeeper

Demonkeeper By Royce Buckingham Demonkeeper First printing

  • Title: Demonkeeper
  • Author: Royce Buckingham
  • ISBN: 9780399246494
  • Page: 141
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Demonkeeper By Royce Buckingham First printing.
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    1. Muphyn on said:

      This had so much potential but just fell flat The story is just so thin

    2. Anneja on said:

      Auch dieses Buch wanderte durch eine Schenkung in mein B cherregal und wartete dort darauf endlich gelesen zu werden Im Rahmen einer Lesechallenge wollte ich dem Buch nun eine Chance geben Ich besitze noch ein weiteres Buch vom Autor und werde mir dieses ebenfalls noch vornehmen H ter gibt es ja nun mittlerweile f r alles m gliche Schafe, Licht, Ordnung oder die Moral haben bereits einen und nun reihen sich auch D monen hier mit ein Denn im Buch geht es um Nathan, kurz Nate, welcher die ehrenvol [...]

    3. Jen3n on said:

      Oh, awful Awful Poorly written, and with no real understanding of its audience While the main characters were sixteen years old, and that is the age group to whom this YA book is marketed, it is condescending and shallow It s one of those rare YA books that is written by an adult who forgets entirely what it is like to be that age Young does not mean stupid I m than twice the average age of the intended reading audience, and I was insulted at the books tone in regards to teenagers.Also, it read [...]

    4. Miss Ryoko on said:

      Actual rating 3.5I m really glad I read this book I know, silly thing to say, but the truth is I picked up this book when I was literally hording books in the children s section of the library for the record, I would put this book in the teen section, not the children s section When I brought my stack of books home, I thought I probably will put this one on my to read list and never get around to it when it came to this book But for some reason, I decided to read it first I was not disappointed. [...]

    5. Karen Ball on said:

      I hope this one gets made into a decent movie it has such potential Nat lives in a Seattle house that is chock full of demons most of whom are pretty harmless or just annoying , and his mentor Dahliwahl has left him in charge Nat knows the basics, but he is still inexperienced, and the funnier demons take advantage of that at every turn The evil Thin Man appears, and he is after The Beast that escaped from the basement when Nat went on his first date with nerdy library assistant Sandy Nat must f [...]

    6. Winterking on said:

      This was a quick read If you liked the Percy Jackson series, then I would say you might like this Though it lacks acient gods, it does deal with teens with special abilities Honestly I had an issue with the demons To me they were nothing of the sort They resembled monsters created out of chaotic energy To me demon s posses and influence things In this book they caused mischief much like a poltergeist would Where only those gifted with the sight could see what was really causing the chaos Plus t [...]

    7. Felix on said:

      German edition German review Wirklich berzeugt hat mich Royce Buckingham mit diesem Buch nicht Es ist kurzweilig, die Handlung ist rasant, aber es fehlt an Tiefe Man kann, darf und sollte auch von einem Jugendbuch erwarten, dass die Figuren halbwegs glaubw rdig agieren und der unerwartete und grausame Tod eines Jugendlichen an seinem Kameraden nicht v llig ohne Spuren zu hinterlassen vor bergeht, zumal wenn dieser die halbverdauten berreste seines Kumpels auch noch vor die F e geklatscht bekommt [...]

    8. Miss Bookiverse on said:

      The ideas for all the demons, their outward appearances and skills very pretty cool and creative The storyline and human characters seemed only half hearted compared to them though The story is very simple and predictable, sometimes the jokes are too and there are too many clich s used I liked the shortness of the chapters The way the story is told feels very movie like which is a cool thing but doesn t always work out.Boris Aljinovic did a great job reading the book, especially with imitating a [...]

    9. Werehare on said:

      6,5 10Le tre stelle sono un po regalate, ma due mi sembravano poche se pure lo svolgimento prevedibile nei suoi snodi principali, la scrittura spesso scarna, ci sono svariati infodump e il tutto avrebbe potuto essere trattato in modo pi profondo, pure non mancano momenti brillanti e sinceramente spassosi, dettagli originali, ironia e verosimiglianza nei personaggi Scorre bene, pur lasciando la sensazione che avrebbe potuto essere migliore.

    10. AlenGarou on said:

      Uhm Ho letto questo libro per spegnere il cervello e devo dire che servito allo scopo, per sono rimasta un po con l amaro in bocca.La storia in s carina, ma troppo veloce e scarna per quanto riguarda lo stile e le descrizioni Fortunatamente i demoni non mancavano e ho adorato la casa di Nat un peccato, perch la trama aveva molti spunti interessanti, ma non sono stati sfruttati al massimo.Tre stelle regalate, dai Due e mezzo mi sembrano poche.

    11. Julia on said:

      Well, to quote the rating It was ok.I may have enjoyed it if I were about a decade younger and if there weren t so many logical errors For example is Sandy in 7th grade I was 13 then and in the next moment she just got her license and is driving a car What the hell Or the evil dude is holding a book but can also grab Nate shoulders with both hands What s that about

    12. Keith Gorman on said:

      Pretty good older children young adult book Demonkeeper follows an orphan named Nat Nathaniel as he cares for a brood of demons He is a demonkeeper Someone who looks after, controls and keeps demon from getting too chaotic He is told not to get involved with girls and to does his best to stick to himself.One day he meets Sandy, the young librarian assistant at the library and they hit it off Nat and Sandy agree to go on a date something neither is very experienced or good at Nat leaves the house [...]

    13. Fefi on said:

      L ho trovato troppo veloce,i personaggi sono appena abbozzati,lo svolgimento molto prevedibile.La storia,per , carina e i demoni del caos sono simpatici.Sicuramente un libretto per ragazzini,ma non troppo piccoli,perch comunque ci sono scene un po horror che potrebbero spaventarli.

    14. Usagi on said:

      This was a fun read A couple of the scenes of horror seemed disparate with the tone of the majority of the novel, but the characters were engaging, with a satisfying finish.

    15. Richie Partington on said:

      23 February 2007 DEMONKEEPER by Royce Buckingham, Putnam, May 2007, ISBN 0 399 24649 4 There s only one copy of this in the nation, she said I can have it for you in three weeks Great Thank you I m Sandy And there s the one dollar interlibrary loan fee Right Of course, Nat said He nodded and began dumping dimes, quarters, nickels, lint, and an inspected by tag onto Sandy s pristine desk Sandy couldn t help herself she stacked the coins by denomination, then hurried the lint and tag to the garbag [...]

    16. Mandy on said:

      Nat hasn t had the easiest life, his parents died when he was little and he was put into child custody He ends up not in the system as if he never existed and Dahliwahl takes him home to train him to be a Demon Keeper When Nat is sixteen Dahliwahl goes missing leaving Nat in charge of the house and the new Demon Keeper Nat has three demons who are his minions which is rare because most Demon Keepers have one maybe two Nat lives in the house with Bel a massive English sheepdog, three minions, and [...]

    17. Sara on said:

      Plot 3 Stars This novel was my second middle grade novel the first being The Lightning Thief I wanted to love it, but it was a bit lacking in details We know that Nat s mentor has passed away, but we do not really know what happened He is now in charge of this house full of demons, but we don t really learn much about the demons, except for Nat s three minions and the Beast Nat s minions are interesting, but even their powers are barely mentioned At one point, a comment is made that having three [...]

    18. Brina on said:

      H RBUCH REZENSIONNathan hat es nicht leicht Als Waisenkind wurde er immer wieder von Pflegeeltern abgewiesen, weil er angeblich D monen sehen konnte Doch dann wird er pl tzlich von einem Mann zu sich genommen, der seine Gabe recht schnell erkennt und ihm alles beibringt, was ein sogenannter D monenh ter k nnen und wissen muss.Als dieser sp ter verstirbt, muss sich Nathan alleine mit den D monen herum schlagen und sich um diese k mmern Doch dies ist nicht immer leicht, denn die D monen f hren nic [...]

    19. Blaze Potter on said:

      Finding the theme of Demon KeeperIn the year 2010 a new demon keeper has been chosen to make sure that chaos does not break free Nate is a teenage boy who wants a normal life but he is a demon keeper and can never have a normal life As Nate is challenged with a teen life and a demon keeper life Nate is left all by himself and no demon keep has ever married and or dated ever Nate breaks this tradition and goes on a date with a girl name sandy As Nate does this he is leaving his post as a Demon ke [...]

    20. [☆] мєℓαиιє [★] on said:

      Das Buch habe mich mir aufgrund des Titels mitgenommen, der mich schon ein wenig zum Schmunzeln gebracht hat Und das kleine D m nchen auf dem Cover selbst auch, auch wenn ich mir nicht unbedingt so einen D mlichen D monen vorstelle.Der Waisenjunge Nate hat schon viel erlebt in seinem jungen Leben Von einer Familie zur anderen geschoben, wird er schlie lich von einem geheimnisvollen Inder adoptiert, welcher in seinem Haus etliche D monen beherrbergt inclusive eines gef hrlichen D mons, dem sogena [...]

    21. Jeff_§of2014 on said:

      This book is about a boy named Nathaniel, also known as Nat, who was trusted with a real life monster house which houses Demons which Nathaniel needs to care for People that take care of these dangerous Demons are called Demon Keepers who are a selected few chosen by Dhaliwahl who died after Nathaniel was in control of the Demons The rules of a Demon Keeper is hard to follow because you cannot settle down in one place which means you cannot be married because you are constantly dealing with chao [...]

    22. Maarit on said:

      Henkienhoitaja 2009 kertoo 15 vuotiaasta orvosta Nathanielista, jonka intialaisvanhus Dhaliwahl otti asumaan luoksensa Nyt Dhaliwahl on kuollut ja Nathaniel on yksin vastuussa talosta ja sen asuttamista hengist my s kellarissa vahvojen lukkojen takana asuvasta Pedosta Er n p iv n Nathaniel menee kirjastoon ja tapaa siell samanik isen tyt n nimelt Sandy, jonka kanssa Nathaniel p tyy treffeille Treffien aikana Nathanielin taloon tunkeudutaan ja Peto p see irti kellarista Alkaa takaa ajo, johon sot [...]

    23. Daniela on said:

      In this book the saying battling your own demons is taken literal Young Nat is the Demonkeeper, only just out of apprentice ship, after his mentor vanished suddenly He looks after the demons in a spooky house and has to keep one of the biggest, meanest demons locked up he meets a girl and while he s out a couple of homeless teenage boys break into the Demonkeeper s house and accidentally let lose the demon the idea behind all the demons in this book is, that they are creatures of chaos, created [...]

    24. Cornelia Franke on said:

      Nathan, kurz Nate, Grimlock erbt von seinem Ziehvater ein Haus voller D monen er ist der H ter Klingt auf den ersten Blick nicht besonders spannend, wenn Nate sich das Gejammer von Masken anh ren muss oder eine sich von selbst bewegende Veranda befehligt.Aber D mmliche D monen ist eine u erst rasante, und vor allem witzig geschriebene Geschichte, die zwar etwas kurz ist, jedoch alles aufweist, was ein Fantasyroman haben sollte Spannung, wahnsinnige Ideen und das liebenswerte Trio bestehend aus N [...]

    25. Sandra Stiles on said:

      Nat is a young teen who finds himself in charge of a house full of demons As a young child he became apprenticed to a Demon Keeper known as Dahliwahl When Dahliwahl disappears it is up to Nat to keep the demons safe and under control The demons in his house range from playful to malicious With no other human in the house Nat decides it is time to find other teens He meets Sandy, a junior librarian and thus begins their relationship While out on a date two young homeless boys, Gus and Richie brea [...]

    26. Hannah Givens on said:

      Demonkeeper is awesome Just look at the puppy eyes the blue demon on the cover is giving you Go ahead, I ll wait while you wibble.Nathaniel Grimlock is a 15 year old Demonkeeper, who is left on his own in a house full of demons when the older, fully trained Demonkeeper dies It s now his job to keep the demons contained and cared for Luckily the demons are friendly if a little destructive Except for one Guess which one escapes This quick paced but fully developed horror for tweens Bruce Coville b [...]

    27. Danielle Smiley on said:

      Genre Middle Grade Urban FantasyPublisher Type TraditionalMy Rating My Review So I had a huge dilemma in rating DemonKeeper As I read it, I read it as a Middle Grade story and LOVED it It s such a fun and enchanting read But the main character is 16, putting DemonKeeper in the YA range As a YA novel, it falls short of the depth of character and story I expect out of YA literature But as a Middle Grade novel, it s perfect So I decided to categorize DemonKeeper as Middle Grade and rate it as such [...]

    28. Carolin on said:

      Manchmal verstehe ich nicht, warum man bei deutschen bersetzungen nicht einfach auch die deutsche Entsprechung des englischen Titels verwenden kann, sondern sich unbedingt etwas Neues und Unpassendes ausdenken muss auch hier geschehen Demonkeeper ist gut gew hlt, denn genau darum geht es um einen Jugendlichen Nathan , der ein Haus voller mal mehr mal weniger witziger D monen h ten muss Und die sind zwar manchmal knuddelig, manchmal niedlich, meistens frech und witzig, aber definitiv nicht d mlic [...]

    29. Bettina on said:

      Ich muss gestehen, dass ich das Buch eigentlich recht lustig und spannend fand, aber irgendwie hat es der Geschichte ein wenig an Hintergrundinformationen gemangelt Royce Buckingham hat mich quasi, wie Nate durch Seattle, durch das Buch gejagt Jeder Moment, jedes Detail klang zeitweise wie eine Auflistung von Dingen, die der Autor unbedingt noch der Geschichte beif gen m chte, weil sie seinem Empfinden nach noch unbedingt dazugeh ren Dennoch hat Royce Buckingham es geschafft die Handlung im Buch [...]

    30. Kelly on said:

      Let me preface my review of this book by saying that I do not enjoy reading anything gory I m a very visual person and I cannot get the images out of my mind I was concerned when I saw the author mention Stephen King in his dedications That being said, this book probably wasn t gory enough for some young readers, it just isn t my cup of tea.In the first chapter Nat, the keeper of demons, is doing his daily chores which involve feeding the demons bloody fish heads and entrails This of course made [...]

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