Rosie Revere, Engineer
Author: Andrea Beaty; Illustrated by: David Roberts
Published: September 3, 2013 by Abrams
A Guest Review by Jennifer Zafetti
Summary: Rosie is an ambitious young girl who aspires to be an engineer. She […]
Because of Mr. Terupt
Author: Rob Buyea
Published October 12, 2010 by Delacorte
A Guest Review by Julia Kipphut
Summary: Mr. Terupt’s fifth grade class at Snow Hill School is comprised of various types of students, some […]
Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. The feature was created because The Broke and Bookish are particularly fond of lists (as are we!). Each week a new Top Ten list topic is given and bloggers can participate.
Today’s Topic: […]
Finding the Line: What is “Good?
Text Set for The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
created by Alexandria Bottelsen
What makes someone a good person? When are you beyond redemption?
For many young adults, the world seems black and white. In many forms of literature and pop culture, […]
Prejudice: Is It Something We Can Control?
Text Set for Frankenstein by Mary Shelley and Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
created by Brenna Conrad
I will be working with an 11A class studying British Literature. In class, we will be reading Frankenstein and Pride and Prejudice. At first, I […]
Growing Pains: Looking at the Subject of Coming of Age
Text Set for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
created by Andrew Johnson
We must all grow up order to fully enter the world as an adult. In some cultures, growing up is a rite […]
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