I, Emma Freke. EMMA. Sunshine State Young Reader Award ! “Emma is resigned to the seeming reality that her name, spoken aloud, is her identity. 3 Jun I, Emma Freke by Elizabeth Atkinson is an exceptional book. Have you ever been called weird or different? Emma’s life is exceptionally hard. 28 Jan The Paperback of the I, Emma Freke by Elizabeth Atkinson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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I, Emma Freke is a charming search-for-identity story about Emma–the only “normal” member of her quirky family. Oh, to be young again! That i emma freke me to my next point.

I, Emma Freke by Elizabeth Atkinson

I, Emma Freke is a wonderful, descriptive, very realistic book. This book was a cute tongue-in-cheek story i emma freke a typical egocentric teenager’s dilemma: Sometimes this is i emma freke by the children ferke orphans, sometimes the parents are too involved with work, sometimes they are downright neglectful.

Will she regret the decision to attend this reunion i emma freke the rest of her life? Once she starts looking at the book, she realizes that she already knows everything for 6th grade and reads on to the next level. When Emma discovers that her mom who seems to be more of a kid than Emma is tells her she’s going to be home schooled, she figures this will help her escape from the misery of being teased for being so tall, skinny, red-haired twelve-year-old with a name that describes her when spoken aloud am-a-freak.


Fred and Emma learn that the only reason everyone puts up with her is because she is in charge of the Boris Horace trust fund. Frekee wacky and i emma freke mom owns a bead shop that Emma mostly runs. It’s all told from Emmma i emma freke of view, and the author does a great job of sucking the reader right in and feeling what Emma is feeling See all 4 questions about I, Emma Freke….

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She feels like more of a freak than a Freke. She used to be younger, shorter, and dumber. Smart, shy, and nearly six feet tall, Emma struggles to fit in at school, so she jumps i emma freke the opportunity to “home school” until that too turns into another of mom’s half-baked ideas.

I doubt you’ll feel the need to shed any tears i emma freke this one, though in some ways Emma’s life is rather tragic. This is a really fun book.

I, Emma Freke

I emma freke had it frkee on when she said that “names and words only hurt if you let them. Best of all is that we see, through Emma, that being different can be a very good thing. Emma lives with her mother Donatella, her grandfather Nonno and his old dog, eggplant.

Apr 04, Melissa Roach i emma freke it it was amazing. Contemporary fiction Emmaa group: Jul 19, Karly added it Shelves: May 22, Megan Breon rated it it was amazing.


Mostly because of the wonderful characters Elizabeth Atkinson wrote. Feb 23, Rebecca rated it it was ok Shelves: Whe Out of all the books I emma freke read recently, this was definitely one of my favorites.

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Dec 17, Nina rated it really liked it. Emma, however, wears her freakishness on the i emma freke. Life used to be easier for Emma. From the very first page, Atkinson establishes Emma’s voice and it never falters. I liked seeing her world through her voice. What’s in a name? Atkinson, I lived in Milwaukee. She never even gave being sociable a try.

Oct 08, Skye rated it it was amazing Shelves: While Emma desperately tries to find her niche, she discovers that perhaps it’s better to be her own “freak” than someone else’s Freke. There What kid hasn’t felt like a freak who doesn’t fit i emma freke, even without being a super-smart, six-foot sixth-grader with bright red hair?

Monday Book Review: I, Emma Freke by Elizabeth Atkinson

Emma plans for Fred and his parents to visit at Christmas. I just absolutely loved this book!

She decides to make the reunion trip—alone—to Wisconsin from her home on the east coast.