Throughout this month, students have been studying Barbara Reid books with Mrs. Cheema in the library. Plasticine is the medium Barbara Reid uses to create the illustrations in her books. 34 more words
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Some of today’s biggest best-sellers are also the most offensive, according to this year’s list of “Top 10 Most Challenged Books” from the American Library Association (ALA).
TODAY is the day! Jennifer L. Armentrout‘s new Young Adult novel Don’t Look Back is in stores! I have the honor and privilege of being one of the blogs to participate in LAUNCH DAY for one of my favorite authors and I am so excited to get my hands on this book! 1,271 more words
Bestselling writer Iles’ return to fiction after five years has been met with much anticipation. After living through a terrible accident in 2011, Iles refocused his writing and this novel is the beginning of a major trilogy about the South and our complex history of racism in the 20th century. 556 more words
What a rich, luscious, beautiful debut! Since, like so many readers these days I am a fan of dystopic situations, I was drawn to this historical novel about the Chernobyl disaster. 412 more words