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Jan 30,2013
5

I am reading this book for my grade 9 english class, although I have not finished it I love it: it's hilarious at times and also slightly awkward at some. I recommend this book for anyone above year 8, even adults should love it

Feb 28,2012
5

i loved the book it was super funny and a little arwkard at times but over all the book is right for all ages and even for adults

 

 

Dec 05,2011
5

"Dont Call Me Ishamel", by Michael Gerard Bauer. The book "Dont Call Me Ishmael"  is about a boy in highschool called Ishmael Leseur, he thinks that he as Ishmael Leseur Syndrome where he happens to think everything goes wrong for him, he faces many challenges throughout his year in highschool. After some encounters with new people Ishamel's life starts to change. The main chracters in the book Ishmael, Orazio Zorzotto, James Scobie, Prindabel, Bill Kingsley, these are just some of the few chracters in the book. I really enjoyed this book because it is really funny and everyone should have a enjoyable time reading it. I give this book 8.5 out of 10. :D

Dec 05,2011
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◄DONT CALL ME ISHMAEL►

Michael Gerard Bauer

ishmael says he has a dieses wich makes hes life ruined he ends a joining the debating team with some other people at the night of one of the debates ishmael faints and gropes a girl trying to stop him falling over from fainting. i like the book becuase it was funny and interesting with the concept i give the book

~JAC ☺

 

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Nov 28,2011
5

Awesome book!

i loved this book sooo much. Its starts out with ismael in yr 8. He is bullied allot and feels very lonely. but then james 'No Fear' Scobie comes allong :D. James saves Ishamel and together they Fight Moby Dick, Bugs, Sci-Fi nuts and a lot of Razz :D.

read it..... NOW you wont regret it.

Nov 11,2011
0

ishmael is a book about a boy at St Daniels going through his year 9 years. Ishmael hates his name. He has a Ishmael Leseur syndrome and theres no cure. He gets bullied by the one and only Barry and he sthe beau out that he can do whatever he likes withiut barry stopping him. ishmael finds James and becomes freidns with them and joins the debating team. From doing debating he meets the most beautfuliest girl he has ever seen before Kelly. 


Honestly i didnt like this book. But if you like a drama/comedy kind of book i recommoned it for you.

Nov 11,2011
2

i personally dont like this book that much, i didnt want to keep reading the book after the first pages. It didnt have anything interesting in any parts of the book i dont think it is a good book! xx

Nov 11,2011
3

I read this book once in year 5 and found it really interesting but since I have reread it I have disliked it. The book is funny to an extent but really is meant for 8-10 year olds rather than teenagers. All in all I would recommend it to people but maybe more a 'younger sibling'. Good for both girls and boys.

Nov 11,2011
3

Dont Call Me Ishmael is a book about a boy (Ishmael Leseur) who suffers from a syndrome called "Ishmael Leseur Syndrome." Its about bullying, hot chicks, debating, fainting and Ishmael trying to overcome his fears. The book was a bit boring, apart from one part which is absolutely hilarious, but it isnt a book I would recommend to my friends.

Oct 28,2011
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5

this book Michael Gerard Bauer is good,
A 14 year old boy called Ishmael , he has a very rare condition, not even the docters no what it is!!!! his life is great in primary school but in high school t goes all wrong. at the start it is really confusing but at the end it is really good!! i really enjoyed this book and i am sure you will to!!

Oct 28,2011
1

i dont really like this book, not the best out there!

Oct 28,2011
1

um i didnt like this book much :\

Oct 28,2011
1

This book is the story of Ishmael Leseur who suffers from  'Ishmael Leseurs disease' which is incurable. Ishmael absolutely hates his name and is called many names by the school bully such as 'Fishtail Lesewer' or ' PIsswhale Manure' When a new boy James Scobie arrives at St Daniels and signs Ishmael up for the debating team his life changes forever. This book was very confusing at the start and didn't really make much sense. I didn't find the start very gripping and I found that continued through out the book.  I wouldn't recommend reading it because it wasn't interesting and it was boring.

Oct 28,2011
0

This was quite and interesting book, it was a bit confusing at first but then it started to make sence :)

Oct 28,2011
0

This was an interesting book, i found it confusing at the start but its gets a bit better as you go along.

 

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Don't Call Me Ishmael

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