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Book Review: Treasure Island!!! by Sara Levine

Star Ratings:

Characters: **** (4 stars)

Character Development: **** (4 stars)

Plot: **** (4 stars)

Writing: ***** (5 stars)

Overall: **** (4 stars)

Age range recommendation: 15 and up. 769 more words

Books For Grown-Ups

Who Stole My Country 13 - I Become a Reader

In the spring of 1947, as I was riding home from school, I developed severe stomach pains.  I told my mother I wanted to lie down, an unheard of proposal before that moment.  554 more words

First Hospital Light Fixture To Kill Bacteria Safely, Continuously Is Commercialised

by University of Strathclyde

Kenall Manufacturing today introduced Indigo-Clean™, a light fixture that uses Continuous Environmental Disinfection technology to continuously kill harmful bacteria linked to hospital acquired infections (HAIs). 807 more words

Breaking News

Silver: Return To Treasure Island by Andrew Motion

Silver by Andrew Motion

July, 1802. In the marshy eastern reaches of the Thames lies the Hispaniola, an inn kept by Jim Hawkins and his son.

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Victor Frankenstein vs. Jim Hawkins

Ok we read Frankenstein, then Treasure Island. This will be a short post, just some of the observations kids had about Frankenstein, and then the contrast between the two books. 310 more words

Literature Circle

A to Z Challenge: More Fictional Favorites! Day 12: Long John Silver

L is for — Long John Silver from Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island

My favorite villains are those whose personalities aren’t all black. Yes, they’re bad, but they have some redeeming quality somewhere that makes you like them in spite of what they do. 277 more words

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