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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Genre: Fiction

Book Jacket Synopsis: “Christopher John Francis Boone knows all of the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. 461 more words

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The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

Genre: Fiction

Book Jacket Synopsis: “Esther Greenwood is brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, and successful, but slowly going under—maybe for the last time. In her acclaimed and enduring masterwork, Sylvia Plath brilliantly draws the reader into Esther’s breakdown with such intensity that her insanity becomes palpably real, even rational—as accessible an experience as going to the movies. 280 more words

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This Day in June, by Gayle E. Pitman

This Day in June by Gayle E. Pitman

This Day in June by Gayle E. Pitman is a beautifully written and illustrated picture book with a simple rhyming pattern throughout the book. 149 more words

Books

Banned Books 2017 - MAY READ - Nasreen's Secret School: A True Story From Afghanistan by Jeanette Winter

What’s it all about?:

Young Nasreen has not spoken a word to anyone since her parents disappeared.

In despair, her grandmother risks everything to enroll Nasreen in a secret school for girls. 1,038 more words

Challenges

Banned Books #35- Nasreen's Secret School: A True Story From Afghanistan by Jeanette Winter

Welcome to May’s edition of Banned Books. This month we read Nasreen’s Secret School by Jeanette Winter.

Synopsis:

Young Nasreen has not spoken a word to anyone since her parents disappeared. 860 more words

Book Reviews

37. Read three books from the banned books list

This goal previously read 37. Read three books from the banned books list: http://www.banned-books.com/‘, but the link I once linked to, doesn’t link anywhere anymore. 372 more words

Books And Writing 15 - 18

Where the Wild Things Are

It’s funny how music and writing go hand in hand. Actually I thing all forms of art feed and feed into other art. Have you ever been listening to a song and started thinking about a story that goes with it? 1,217 more words

Writing