Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos [Review]


The story revolves around 11-year old Jack Gantos and his shenanigans in the decrepit town of Norvelt. He’s been grounded for the whole summer thanks to one of his said antics but his elderly neighbor Miss Volker, the town obituarist, asked him to help her fulfill her lifelong duty to Eleanor Roosevelt. Next thing you know, there are old dead people everywhere, poisons and anesthetics, flames and gunfire, and blood. Lots of blood.

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