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The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

Imagine a city, set deep underground, with a breaking generator, low on supplies, surrounded by darkness. Now imagine that you found an old, broken up letter that seems to be giving instructions to something. 483 more words

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Reading Update: From YA to Verbal Gymnastics

Greetings! I apologize for uploading this blog post two days behind my set schedule. I took some Me time Thursday to make ravioli from scratch with friends, then go to the movies. 535 more words


Current Readings and Recovering from the Flu

Salutations, dear readers. I hope every single one of you are doing well and have had a good weekend!

I spent all of this past Thursday and Friday battling a nasty flu bug. 352 more words


The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

The Story:

“There is so much darkness in Ember, Lina. It’s not just outside, it’s inside us, too. Everyone has some darkness inside. It’s like a hungry creature. 425 more words

The City of Ember

The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau is about two kids named Lina and Doon, who live in the underground city of Ember. Ember relies solely on its stored supplies, especially their light bulbs, which are their only source of light. 225 more words

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in which i relive my childhood

Hello, world.

I’ve loved reading for a long time. (When I was young, I would collect stacks of books to read as I sat on our couch, usually accompanied by a sleeve of cookies.) But this lifelong love affair… 376 more words

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