"For the first time since I'd landed at the academy, I truly belonged." (205)
""Thanks, Miss Goodyear," I retorted absently." (18)
""You look like Wile E. Coyote after the roadrunner dropped him off a cliff.""(18)
" If it isn't on Youtube, it might well as never happened." (150)
Sometimes bad things can lead into better things.
Donavan is really worried aout the whol e statue incident, and is losing sleep over it. Katie, Donavan's older sister, is making a comment about how bad he looks, to which Donavan responds with a comment about her pregnancy.
" I'd kill for a bad grade; she'd kill to avoid one." (107)
Noah Youkilis, one of the students of the gifted program, incited a riot at the dance, and is bummed about how it isn't on youtube.
Korman, Gordon. “Ungifted - Gordon Korman - Hardcover.” HarperCollins US, Imprint: Harper, 21 Aug. 2012, www.harpercollins.com/9780061742668/ungifted/.
Gordon Korman tells us a lot about our main character just in thist first page of the book. We learn that Donavan ihas been a troublemaker from the start.
"No bigmouth hung for treason: no "classe clown" who they stuck in the stocks and threw rotten vegetables at." (1)
Mr. Osbourne, AKA Oz, is telling his students that he is making the dance a grade. Noah, a super genius, likes to not apply himself and fail. On the opposite end of the spectrum, Abigail is insanely strict about her grades.