The Compound (Compound, book 1) by S A Bodeen – book cover, description, publication history. Eli and his family have lived in the Compound for six years. Bodeen, acclaimed as the writer of such picture books as Elizabeti’s Doll, turns out a high-wire act of a first novel, a thriller that exerts an. The Compound (Volume 2) S.A. Bodeen Square Fish. Eli and his family lived in an underground shelter they called the Compound for six years. They thought.

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Stephanie is the award-winning author of the Elizabeti’s Doll series of picture books, as well as several others.

Eli is also said to be fifteen, though I felt he was presented as a much older character and would have honestly prefered that he was older regarding the decisions he makes. This leads him to doubt everything they have been told, and as he uncovers more and more lies perpetrated by his father, Eli realizes they must escape.

Il Rifugio di S. I started getting anxious about the time Eli ventures into Eddy’s room and retrieves a certain electro This book makes me a little happy.

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The first mysterious thing godeen was “The yellow door”. The big “mystery” was figured out in approximately 3. And there is a scene in the book with a hatch and someone banging on it and yelling Nooooo.

May 29, Kris Irvin rated it did not like it. It was one crazy and somewhat predictable ride! Was there really a bomb? The Compound is an elaborate nuclear bomb sq his father spent an enormous amount of money to build in cimpound to keep his family safe from nuclear fallout.


He will have to break the shell he has created around himself and build connections with the people he has tried to keep away in order to find the truth and survive. She lives in Oregon. I would completely believe that a kid who seldom read fiction would bkdeen this up and like it enough to read it again and again.

I’m not sure how I have two books listed in my completed reading – both entitled The Compound. I know i The way that Eli was portrayed in the story really drew me in.

I can’t wait to read the sequel! Eli does, but manages to figure out the code with the help of his sisters. Eli’s father happens to be one of the richest men on earth and has created The Compound as a safe place for his family of 6 to live safely underground for 15 years.

Eli eventually gives compojnd to his mother and meets the supplements. The Compound, Volume 1 The Compound.

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Despite this, he’s still horrified when he discovers that his father plans on cloning a human being in order to provide meat for the family. It is about a boy named Eli and how his family survives a nuclear attack by retreating into a bunker five feet underground called the Compound.

When Eli shouts that they have to wait for them as the Compound door closes, his father says, “At least I have one of you. This is scary to think about.

The first two volumes of her middle grade series, Shipwreck Island and Lost, are available now. As problems with their carefully planned existence threaten to destroy their sanctuary—and their sanity—Eli can’t help but wonder if he’d rather take his chances outside.


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The Compound (Compound, book 1) by S A Bodeen

The book concludes with Eli’s mother giving birth and the FBI continuing their search for the whereabouts of Rex Yanakakis. Crazed millionaire decides he wants copound get away from it all meaning the boceen. Could it really be that entertaining?

I may pick up the next one I totally recommend this book to anyone looking for a action packed book. There were many parts of the story that was interesting and got me boden about “what would I do” in that situation – but I was so distracted by the “out of character” reactions of the different family members that I had a hard time losing myself in the story and suspending my disbelief.

This book was an amazingly well-written first novel, and SA Bodeen is now my fav author.

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The Compound Book Review. It had so much suspense, and you could never predict what would happen next. Six years ago on a camping trip their worst nightmare happened and the whole family was hustled in, save for Eli’s twin, Eddy, and their Gram who had gone to get medication for an allergy attack that Eddy was suffering.