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SCBWI summer conferences are the best!

I can’t believe how fast time has passed. It seems like just the other day I was in Los Angeles attending the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators… 922 more words

Writing

Review: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a mysterious box with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers thirteen cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker, his classmate and crush who committed suicide two weeks earlier. 356 more words

Books

WWW Wednesday #80

Welcome to another WWW Wednesday! To participate in WWW Wednesday, you need to answer three questions.

•What are you currently reading?
•What did you recently finish reading? 216 more words

Books 'n' Stuff

13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher

As long as I can remember, I’ve had a bit of an obsession with suicide and death as concepts, particularly the way varied cultures deal with and talk about the two subjects.   1,577 more words

Books

Review: Thirteen Reasons Why - Jay Asher

Thirteen Reasons Why – Jay Asher – 4 stars

The premise of this book, I thought, was really interesting and original. It follows a boy who is mysteriously delivered thirteen cassette tapes. 397 more words

Books

The Future of Us by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler

It’s 1996 and less than half of all high school students have ever used the internet. Facebook will not be invented for another eight years. 573 more words

Book

Tapes Tell A Story

This morning, I thought I’d talk about a book I read recently. I’d like to give a little insight on it (without giving the plot away, of course) and encourage you to learn a little from it. 316 more words