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In this second entry in Neal Shusterman's Dark Fusion series he twists the familiar fairy tale Red Riding Hood into a brooding story about a city plagued by gangs Red a boy famous for c. I was surprised that this was not Shusterman s usual high uality writing Dread Locks was much better and I am hoping Duckling Ugly is like his style Red Rider s Hood felt a bit juvenile and the characters lacked development and depthLove Shusterman didn t love this book

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Red Rider's Hood

Ruising around in a bloodcolored Mustang takes on the Wolves after they rob his grandmother He decides to beat them by joining them to learn their weaknesses After a while however he fi. Which side are you on II The truth II don t know I told her I don t know which side I m on I had no choice but to admit it nowRed is a high school teen growing up in an urban area plagued by the Wolves a local street gang On his way to his grandmother s house with a bag full of bread money Red unexpectedly runs into Marvin an old football star from his high school who supposedly left town and went to college when he jumps out and washes Red s car windows while he s stopped at a red light Marvin tells Red that his sister Marissa works nearby at an antiue shop and could use some company plus she likes him Red decides to make a detour despite his parents warning to go straight to grandmother s house When he finally gets to his grandmother s a few hours later Red is attacked by members of the Wolves gang and thrown into the basement where his grandmother is smoking some strange cigarettes she claims are made from wolfsbane There Red learns that the gang of Wolves are than just tough street thugsthey re actually werewolves who terrorize the city every full moon More importantly his grandmother is one of the few remaining wolf hunters left When Cedric the leader of the Wolves goes so far as to steal red s Mustang he vows to get revenge by any means necessary even if that means going undercover as a Wolf in training But as Red grows closer to the people he is plotting to destroy he starts to wonder whose side am I onThis fast paced novel by Neal Shusterman is part of Shusterman s Dark Fusion series which fuses traditional fairy tales with mythology and other legends creating a sinister new hybrid Red Rider s Hood is sure to get the attention of even reluctant readers with its fast paced action suspense and plot twists on the well known Little Red Riding Hood story Similar to The Shadow Club Red Rider s Hood has a central conflict focused on fighting the darkness inside of all of us the need to feel important and powerful What makes the novel so successful is the fact that it is urban without being gritty and believable despite its forays into the realm of werewolves and vampires Best suited for middle school students and older grades 7 and up Red Rider s Hood is a clever and imaginative new version of the fairytale that everyone knows

Neal Shusterman ☆ 3 read

Nds himself drawn to the pack At the next full moon will Red take up their murderous ways or will he take them down Ingenious twists and turns come fast and furious in this urban thrill. I like the twist that Shusterman give to the Red Riding Hood tale


10 thoughts on “Red Rider's Hood

  1. says:

    Red Rider's Hood is not your ordinary Red Riding Hood parodySure there is a Red Riding Hood there is a grandma there is a b

  2. says:

    This was a good second novel in the Dark Fusion trilogy but sadly I didn't like it as much as Dreadlocks Maybe because I couldn't connect with Red or gang warfare has never really interested me though I love the fact that i

  3. says:

    I was surprised that this was not Shusterman's usual high uality writing Dread Locks was much better and I am hoping Duckling Ugly is like his style Red Rider's Hood felt a bit juvenile and the characters lacked development and dep

  4. says:

    'Which side are you on?''II''The truth''II don't know' I told her 'I don't know which side I'm on' I had no choice but to admit it nowRed is a high school teen growing up in an urban area plagued by the Wolves a local street gang On his way to his grandmother's house with a bag full of bread money Red unexpectedly runs into Marvin an old football star from his high school who supposedly left town and went to college wh

  5. says:

    I like Neil Shutterman as an author Sof far I have found all his books to be fun interesting and thought provoking While I have also read some of his comedic works I find that he seems to Excell at books that hav

  6. says:

    I feel bad rating this as low as I did because it is a very good book but I just don't think it's up to Mr Shusterman's usual standard I know I know That's not really fair but it's true I did like the book I'm a sucker for retellings and making Red a boy was fabulous And the ending? Hold the presses folks becaus

  7. says:

    I like the twist that Shusterman give to the Red Riding Hood tale

  8. says:

    I love these re tellings The first one was about Medusa and this one obviously is Little Red Riding Hood Only Red is a boy Loved the wolves and the vampires too Great book

  9. says:

    25? Rounding down because compared to the others in the series this one was a bit of a let down This story was much forward than the others and a bit stereotypical

  10. says:

    it was a good book