Moss sat up and glanced over at Martin. “No, I didn’t! I don’t remember that at all.” Martin laughed. “Man, you were a mouthy kid,” he said. “You know you refused to sit in a booster seat?” “You’re kidding, man.” Martin shook his head. “You said you wanted a seat like all the others. You… Read More Anger is a Gift
This Wish I Had Written That comes courtesy of Emily St. John Mandel, the author of Station Eleven. Granted, again I am sharing a novel with a few adult/mature audiences overtones: when I search through my Kindle and look for profanities, a few bubble up, but nothing I noticed while reading. Not sure what that says… Read More WIHWT: Preparation Heck No.
http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/07/17/graphic-books-best-seller-list-july-11/ If you’re looking for some graphic novel/manga recommendations, check out this link from the New York Times newspaper. I am starting the Sandman series by Neil Gaiman, and the Batman graphic novel looks interesting, too.
Smith’s book, How to be an Explorer of the World, is a feast for the mind and soul. Don’t live in a world of grays and browns – wake up and smell the creativity! … Read More Got Imagination?
http://www.librarything.com/tag/child+abuse In a search for books that deal with the tough, sad topics of child abuse, and other big questions you may have, the website http://www.librarything.com is a great resource. Keep reading, keep searching, keep asking and thinking!
http://www.teenreads.com/features/2009-ala.asp Don’t tell me there are no good books to read.
“Books for Young Men Who Don’t Want Anyone to Know They Read (Or Know How To)” A list compiled by teacher, cousin, friend, Kelly Love Warning: Some of these books would be rated PG-13 if they were movies; in some cases rated R. They are tough, honest, and real. They dig deep. They are written… Read More Books for Boys Who Will Soon Be Men
Book List: http://www.neilgaiman.com/ All by Neil Gaiman: American Gods Anansi’s Boys Stardust The Graveyard Book Neverworld Smoke and Mirrors and many, many more…
I’m going to post your burning questions and your book recommendations here. Check in for a fantastic, awesome, incredible summer reading list!!
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