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WHEN TORIN SINCLAIR’S mom gets a job as the town doctor in Snow Park Colorado Tor can’t wait to learn to snowboard But on Tor’s first night there a member of the high school snowboarding team dies “It’s the curse” everyone whispers Tor’s new f A Truman nominee for 2010 2011 A fun read that will appeal to boys and girls A boy from CA moves to CO with his estranged mother he learns to snowboard and throws himself into it because he is openly mocked bullied and shamed around town Rumor has it that a curse affects the town s doctor and family and no doctor will stay in town for that reason because fatal accidents seem to happen The book becomes a mystery as the boy learns about the curse and tries to figure out how to break it with the help from two unlikely friends An entertaining readother information says that this is the first in a mystery series starring the protagonist Readers will enjoy it Would be liked by fourth through seventh or eighth grade

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The White Gates

Riends Drake and Raine explain that there’s The White PDF or an old Native American curse on the doctors of the town Snow Park can never get a doctor to stay Tor and his friends must piece together a mystery involving an old mine a Ute curse the entire sn Ms Ranthun s THE WHITE GATES is a uick fun read Our young hero outsider Tor is new to a Colorado ski town and uneasy as he begins his next chapter living with his physician mother He might have been up to these challenges if not for the town grudge and apparent curse that face him A young man dies soon after being in his mother s care the curse appears to be set in motion against Tor Along with sidekicks Drake and Raine he must learn to snowboard well enough to escape the vengeful ski team be clever enough to sleuth out a stolen claim that might save the sacred mountain discover the real cause of the young skier s death and find his way out of precarious and deadly situationsThis is a fun read as we get a very real sense of Tor in the mountains contending with frozen snot and the physical and emotional aches of falling as he attempts to conuer the mountain The writing is beautiful like neat stiches left in the snow beaver ponds that glow like blue jewels and aspen unfurling their pale green leaves in the spring We re solidly in the head of Tor so the only reason I can imagine for the author using mother and Dr Sinclair interchangeably is that we might find her POV in the follow up books I can only hope that s true I like her and want to understand her betterI highly recommend this read for young adults and adults alike

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Owboarding team who just might be blood doping in order to win competitions and an attempt to save the wild river otters of Colorado But to complete the puzzle will Tor have to ride the deadly White Gates And how will he survive the avalanche that follows This book was kinda boring it was very long and not that exciting


10 thoughts on “The White Gates

  1. says:

    A Truman nominee for 2010 2011 A fun read that will appeal to boys and girls A boy from CA moves to CO with his estranged mother; he learns to snowboard and throws himself into it because he is openly mocked bullied and shamed around town Rum

  2. says:

    “He’s a waster” “It’s the Curse” These are some of the mysterious things you hear in the book “The White Gates” by Bonnie Ramthun The book really reeled me in because of the snow and its interesting name At first glance I wanted to know what the white gates were but the inside cover uickly explai

  3. says:

    The White Gates by Bonnie Ramthum is a great mystery novel This book fit into the genre because there is a curse that started many years ago and says that every doctor that enters the town is cursed The main characters are Raine Drake tor aka Torin They are the characters that solve and cease the curse the resort in Colorado has a curse on doctors Every doctor that is assigned to the town is cursed the night

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    45definitely a lot of good things going on here full review later

  5. says:

    “The White Gates” is set in a small snowy ski resort town named Snow Park The book shows a young boy named Tor and his mother who is is the new town doctor Tor finds out uickly that this town is not very welcoming especially to him and his mom It becomes clear to Tor that this town has a long running curse on

  6. says:

    Ms Ranthun’s THE WHITE GATES is a uick fun read Our young hero outsider Tor is new to a Colorado ski town and uneasy as he begins his next chapter living with his physician mother He might have been up to these challenges

  7. says:

    this book was about snowboarding it was a good book and it explained the feelings of the characters a lot than most books do

  8. says:

    This book was kinda boring it was very long and not that exciting

  9. says:

    MirzaThe White Gates Bonnie RamthunRealistic Fiction The book is about a boy who after getting used to the sunny b

  10. says:

    The book The White Gates by Bonnie Ramthun was a phenomenal read The mystery of this story was ingenious but at times the book seemed like a spooky childhood cartoon Although the book had a childish feel to it I could not put it down This was a story of Tor Sinclair and the town that had cursed him I feel that it was brilliantly plotted The characters were interesting and all made the story different in their own way and without one chara