Toni’s Profile

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Toni.

http://www.goodreads.com/tvahlsing

Toni's Recent Updates

Toni rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Noggin by John Corey Whaley
Noggin
by John Corey Whaley
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
A sixteen year old boy, dying of cancer, has his head preserved as a last ditch effort to cling to life. Science is further ahead than everyone thought when he is brought back to life, his head atop someone else's body, five years later. Now his girl...more
Toni rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Thing About Luck by Cynthia Kadohata
The Thing About Luck
by Cynthia Kadohata
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
I learned a lot about harvesting wheat while reading this. I don't know if any of my students would be able to relate to this character who leaves school every year to help with the harvest, traveling through the great plains, cooking for a harvestin...more
Toni rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Maya's Notebook by Isabel Allende
Maya's Notebook
by Isabel Allende (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
I love Allende and this story is peeled back in metaphorical brilliance.
Toni rated a book 4 of 5 stars
After Visiting Friends by Michael Hainey
After Visiting Friends: A Son's Story
by Michael Hainey (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Beautifully written memoir following the author as he looks into his father's death, 30 years later.
Toni rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Disenchantments by Nina LaCour
The Disenchantments
by Nina LaCour (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Fans of John Green might like this one.
Colby and Bev have been best friends since they were nine. Now they are graduating from high school and planned two road trips- one a tour for Bev's girl band, The Disenchantments, and the other- a year-long tr...more
Toni rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Resurrection Row by Anne Perry
Rate this book
Clear rating
I just can't stop reading this series at the moment. I like these characters and the mysteries are surprising.
Toni rated a book 3 of 5 stars
T4 by Ann Clare LeZotte
T4
by Ann Clare LeZotte (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
A book told in verse about the T$ program to eliminate people with disabilities during WWII in Germany. Paula is deaf and tells her story, which ends sweetly. A very short book and very quick read because of the format.
Toni rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Maytrees by Annie Dillard
The Maytrees
by Annie Dillard
read in July, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
I usually adore Annie Dillard, but I did not have much patience for this book.
Toni wants to read
Wild-born by Adrian Howell
Rate this book
Clear rating
Toni rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Callander Square by Anne Perry
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Toni's books…
11531 Abington Friends School - Alumni & Friends Book Club — 22 members — last activity Jul 17, 2012 06:10PM
Join alumni, faculty, former faculty, parents, and friends of AFS and share your reading list and book reviews. Check out our bookshelf of AFS alumni...more
70472 AFS Summer reading 2012 1984 by George Orwell — 14 members — last activity Sep 06, 2012 03:08PM
For Upper School students at AFS to discuss their summer reading book.
70473 AFS Summer reading 2012 Heart on a Chain by Cindy C. Bennett — 1 member — last activity May 24, 2012 03:27AM
For Upper School Students at AFS to discuss their summer reading books
70474 AFS Summer reading 2012 Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand — 6 members — last activity Jun 30, 2012 06:41AM
For Upper School students at AFS to discuss their summer reading books.
70475 AFS Summer reading 2012 The Daily You by Joseph Turow — 5 members — last activity Aug 31, 2012 09:39PM
For Upper School students at AFS to discuss their summer reading
More of Toni’s groups…
Michael
1,752 books | 151 friends

Alice
4,532 books | 85 friends

Maureen
397 books | 48 friends

Matthew
354 books | 32 friends

Jane
541 books | 91 friends

Isaac
871 books | 15 friends

Judy
1,257 books | 55 friends

Alexx H...
16 books | 68 friends

More friends…
The Vegetable Dishes I Can't Live Without by Mollie Katzen
Best Cookbooks Ever
133 books — 80 voters

Quizzes and Trivia

questions answered:
0 (0.0%)

correct:
0 (0.0%)

skipped:
0 (0.0%)

2648846 out of 2648846

streak:
0

best streak:
0

questions added:
0



Polls voted on by this member