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On My Honor

Boy Scouts and the Making of American Youth

by Jay Mechling

  • 38 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adolescents,
  • American studies,
  • Association: clubs, societies,
  • Customs & folklore,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sociology,
  • Sports,
  • USA,
  • Americana,
  • Children"s Studies,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Outdoor Skills,
  • Boy Scouts,
  • Boy Scouts of America,
  • Boys,
  • Scouts and Scouting,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9563183M
    ISBN 100226517047
    ISBN 109780226517049

    on my honor Download on my honor or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get on my honor book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Marion Dane Bauer has written more than one hundred children's books, including picture books, easy readers, early chapter books, and novels. She won a Newbery Honor for On My Honor, a middle grade coming-of-age lives in Falcon Heights, Minnesota. (81).

    "On my honor," Joel says to his father when he promises not to go anywhere except the park. So when his best friend Tony drowns while they are both swimming in a treacherous river that they had promised never to go near, Joel is devastated and terrified at having to tell both sets of parents the terrible consequences of their disobedience.A devastating but beautiful . Critically-acclaimed author Marion Dane Bauer creates a compelling story of choices and their consequences. On My Honor is not only a soul-stirring novel, but an exciting adventure book as well. With his compassionate performance, narrator Johnny Heller provides the perfect voice for Joel as he struggles with his conscience.

    On my honor: Boy Scouts and the making of American youth User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Mechling (American studies, Univ. of California, Davis) condenses 20 years of research on Boy Scout Troop 49 into an account of one two-week encampment in California's Sierra Nevada Mountains. On My Honor by Bauer, Marion Dane and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Marion Dane Bauer has written more than one hundred children's books, including picture books, easy readers, early chapter books, and novels. She won a Newbery Honor for On My Honor, a middle grade coming-of-age story.

She lives in Falcon Heights, Minnesota. On My Honor is a book about a kid named Joel and Tony. Tony is a dare devil and Joel is a calm person.

Joel and Tony ride their bikes to a park. Then Tony stops at a river wanting to swim. An argument happens between Joel and Tony. Joel gets mad at Tony and challenges him to a swim race/5.

"On my honor," Joel says to his father when he promises not to go anywhere except the when his best friend Tony drowns while they On My Honor book both swimming in a treacherous river that they had promised never to go near, Joel is devastated and terrified at having to tell both sets of parents the terrible consequences of their disobedience.A.

"On his honor," he promises his father to be careful, knowing that Tony wants them to climb the dangerous park bluffs. When they arrive, however, Tony abruptly changes his mind and heads for the river. With his promise jangling in his mind, Joel follows Tony in for a swim/5().

On My Honor () About book: Young boys are forever seeking competition to be the fastest or best at doing something. Tony dared his best friend, Joel, to climb the Starved Rocks buffs with him; however, Joel thought the only reason dared him was because Tony was scared of swimming in the dangerous Vermillion River/5(5).

Synopsis. Joel's best friend Tony drowns while they are swimming in the forbidden, treacherous Vermilion River. Joel is terrified at having to tell of his disobedience and overwhelmed by his feelings of guilt. A riveting story of two boys whose friendship is abruptly cut short when one drowns while swimming in a forbidden river.

On My Honor- Full On My Honor- Full Sign In. Whoops. There was a problem previewing On My Honor- Full Retrying. On my honor: Who are the main characters of the book?, Who do they ask for permission to go to the Park?, Which character was always mischievous?, Where.

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Marion Dane Bauer. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, - Young Adult Fiction - 96 pages. 32 Reviews. Joel's best friend Tony drowns 4/5(32). On My Honor is a middle-grade and young-adult novel that is frequently a part of the elementary school curriculum in the United States.

It was written by Marion Dane Bauer and published September 1st, by Yearling. It is a Newbery Honor winner and an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. On My Honor is the story of two adolescent boys whose. It happens that On My Honor is the only one of my books to be based, from beginning to end, on something that really happened in my childhood.

All of my books dip into my life for one small piece or another—where else am I going to find material I know so well?—but this is the only one that uses an event whole. A Newbery Honor Book Joel's best friend Tony drowns while they are swimming in the forbidden, treacherous Vermilion River.

Joel is terrified at having to tell of his disobedience and overwhelmed by his feelings of guilt/5(). On My Honor Marion Dane Bauer, Author Clarion Books $15 (96p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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Trailer by Kayla, a 6th grader from Pettus, Texas Summary: When his best friend drowns while they are both swimming in a treacherous river that they had prom. On My Honor was a story about two friends, Joel and Tony. Joel must come out of the dark and tell the truth about the incident at the river.

It is something he will live with for the rest of his life. I enjoyed this book because the author caught my attention right away. I was intrigued with the conflict between the two main characters.5/5(5).In a timely contribution to current debates over the psychology of boys and the construction of their social lives, On My Honor explores the folk customs of adolescent males in the Boy Scouts of America during a summer encampment in California’s Sierra Nevada.

Drawing on more than twenty years of .