This book was a lot of fun.
The story opens with an amnesia victim, Corwin, a man on the run. To escape, he must figure out who he is. 363 more words
The Raft by S.A. Bodeen is currently all the rage with my 7th graders. It may even be our book of the year.
This is a delayed success, since I bought a small set of copies for my class library last year only to have my students reject it in favor of 233 more words
Dandelion Wine is a 1957 novel by Ray Bradbury, taking place in the summer of 1928 in the fictional town of Green Town, Illinois, based upon Bradbury’s childhood home of Waukegan, Illinois. 554 more words
This one is a keeper.
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Before I can even ring, Uncle Gilberto opens the door and gives me a big hug and a kiss that smells of gin and menthol cigarettes.