On My Honor

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.


On My Honor - Marion Dane Bauer Summary

On My Honor is a Newbery Honor-winning novel by Marion Dane Bauer, first published in 1986. The book is frequently read in the United States as part of the elementary school curriculum...


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Interesting but misleading1 star

It was very descriptive but I didn’t quite understand what was going on all the time it was an ok story but I need a twist something to grab my attention but there was no twist it was just waiting for one that I did not so in one word to describe this book is Interesting. 15

FunRima

Um5 star

It’s a great book in fact my fav but I’m not going to pay that when I can get it at a library. So I suggest u get it at a library and read it because it’s an amazing book 55

DarthyChick

Amazing read5 star

I read this in elementary school. I'm reading it again in high school for an essay. Let me tell you this, I cried even harder the second time. 55

Prince-e

On my honor5 star

It was amazing 55

Orcæ

On My Honor5 star

The book is really fun, but at the same time emotional. 55

Qwertygirl987654321

On my Honor5 star

This is a sad but very well written by about two boys name Joelle and Tony who dare each other to swim in the dangerous Vermilion River. Joel dares Tony to race him to the sandbar but when Joel turns around Tony is gone! 55

Dillyness

On my honor5 star

This is a great detailed book 55

Btr45

Good5 star

A really good book 55

Julieknavin

On my honer5 star

I've got to say I read this for summer reading and it is the best book I've ever read!! This book is so touching ! I love it:) 55

CoolLily123

Book4 star

Good book but sad ending great book ok 45


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