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Chase does not remember falling off the roof, in fact he does not remember anything about himself, and when he gets back to middle school he begins to learn who he was through the reactions of the other kids--trouble is, he really is not sure he likes the Chase that is being revealed, but can he take the opportunity amnesia has provided and restart his life?
Publisher: New York, NY :, Scholastic Press,, 2017
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781338053777
Branch Call Number: J KOR
Characteristics: 243 pages ; 22 cm


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May 28, 2018

Absolutely luv this book. I would suggest it to anyone that hasn't read it yet.

Berlysbooks Mar 14, 2018

Restart brings you face to face with the idea of putting some serious thought into what kind of person you want to be. It shows you that in the eyes of those around you, your behavior represents the real you and that thankfully, the power to become someone different by behaving differently and is within your own control.

kathleen_DCL Jan 09, 2018

Good book about a star football player that has fallen off his roof, now has amnesia and has to relearn everything about his life. He doesn't like what he starts to unravel about who he was and how he treated people. An enjoyable read about the possibility of starting over when you have the chance.

Nadine_OPL Dec 04, 2017

I have a thing for memory loss stories, and this one is an excellent contribution. The main character is not only having zany adventures like Gordon Korman has always written, but is dealing with the real repercussions - both physical and emotional - of his actions before and after his accident. I loved reading this book!

Sep 27, 2017

I loved the different perspectives and the suspense. An amazing book.

0Charlie Jun 29, 2017

What a great premise - and well executed. Just when you think you should have sympathy for the main character, you find out that not everyone in the story will feel the same. I also love the idea of being able to have a "re-do" in your life - that your choices can decide your future. Well recommended.

May 20, 2017

The release date ain't correct. Our teacher has dat book

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cmlibrary_jcurrie Nov 20, 2017

Chase Ambrose wakes up in the hospital after falling off his roof. He doesn’t remember falling off the roof or anything else, he has amnesia. Chase learns facts about his past from others, he played football and was the team captain. He also learns that maybe he wasn’t a very nice person. He figures this out when he discovers that he had been sentenced to community service by the juvenile court system to perform service hours at a senior citizens’ home. Another indication about his character is how other students react to him when he walks down the halls at school. As Chase discovers more about his former self, he doesn’t like what he learns. He tries to reinvent himself but it is a difficult process because everyone is waiting for the old Chase to return.


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