Tags » Coming-Of-Age

Letter to Parents

May 2016

Dear Parents and/or Guardians,

As your children will soon undergo the  transition of middle school to high school, we decided to celebrate this special occasion by creating a  coming-of-age rites of passage and ritual. 414 more words


by Sara Pennypacker

Children’s Lit

5 of 5 stars

This was a serendipitous find! From the cover to the contents this little story is beautiful. I read it in 24 hours and immediately went back to the store for a copy to send my foxy friend Janella! 610 more words


Creating Our Own Rite of Passage

Since we are studying rites of passage during this trimester, we’ve decided to create our own rite that marks our own transition from middle-school, to high-school. 873 more words

Coming Of Age

Creating a Coming of Age Ritual

Releasing old memories to create new ones; Creating a Coming of Age Ceremony and Ritual to Symbolize the Transition of Middle School to High School. … 992 more words

Review: If I Fall, If I Die by Michael Christie

This is the story of a young boy Will and his agoraphobic mother Diane. They live in Thunder Bay, a port city on Lake Superior. At the time of the novel, neither Will or his mother have ever left the house, and thanks to today’s technology they are able to order everything to be delivered to their house. 163 more words

Book Reviews

The First Time She Drowned

by Kerry Kletter
YA Contemporary
5 of 5 stars
Debut novel: March 15, 2016

I fell in love with the cover for this book, then I fell in love with the jacket summary, then I finally got it from the library and I fell in love with the writing. 769 more words


Teaser Tuesday – 26th April 2016

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Books and a Beat.
Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
• Grab your current read… 300 more words