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House of Stairs

I read a handful of William Sleator’s YA novels when I was a kid and they left a mark, so when we bought a few for our son this year, I decided to re-read one of two myself. 194 more words

William Sleator - The Duplicate

This was an assignment for RPI EMAC ARTS 4966 – Science Fiction (2nd Project – An Adaptation To Any Literature In Science Fiction) Spring 2014. The short film is based on William Sleator’s novel, The Duplicate. 66 more words

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Talkin' Books #1: Others See Us by William Sleator

This is the first of what I hope will be many interviews with people about their favorite books and how books influence their life. 731 more words

Singularity

Today I’ve been thinking about teachers, about my teachers specifically. I had a lot of terrible teachers, and a lot of mediocre teachers. The good ones I had encouraged me, or told me I had talent, or simply gave me enough individual attention that I felt like I had a place to stand. 1,517 more words

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Teen's Choice Reviews March 2014

At the end of last year I decided to start having my book club students recommend titles for me. I have each person pick three titles that they would like me to read and then I randomly select one. 530 more words

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