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Shauna rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Rose Blanche by Roberto Innocenti
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This book really touched me. The illustrations in the book were incredible. I didnt expect the ending to turn out the way it did. I would definitely use this book in my future class room when talking about the holocaust. Another way i could incorpora...more
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The Giver by Lois Lowry
The Giver (The Giver #1)
by Lois Lowry (Goodreads Author)
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I thought this book was amazing. I can relate to this book because right now i am in a major that my parents picked for me and i am okay with that major because i dont know what else to pick. The people in the community are happy with their lives bec...more
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Henry's Freedom Box by Ellen Levine
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I enjoyed reading this book. I read it to my niece and she also loved it. The illustrations in the book were incredible and real like. I thought the story was well written. I was devastated when henry's family was taken away from him. I could see mys...more
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Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters by John Steptoe
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I really enjoyed reading this book. I loved the message in the story. The fact that the selfish daughter;Manyara didnt get to marry the king made me happy. She didnt deserve it, she was rude to everyone she met. I'm glad the king made the girls go th...more
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Crank by Ellen Hopkins
Crank (Crank, #1)
by Ellen Hopkins (Goodreads Author)
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This is by far one of my favorite books. I could not put it down. I felt connected with this book. The way that it was written like a diary enticed me. I think that this book is meant for teenagers definitely. I think most girls will love this book,...more
Shauna rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Math Curse by Jon Scieszka
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i really enjoyed this book. I enjoyed this book because i love math and i tend to look at everything like a math problem too. When i wake up i look at the time and try to time everything out to see if i have enough time to do everything i need to do....more
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Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
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I absolutely loved this book. I had previously watched the movie, so i thought i should give the book a try. I could not stop reading this book. I could identify with roy, who just moved to a new town and has no friends. Roy has to make a decision to...more
Shauna rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Queen of the World! by Jennifer L. Holm
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I loved this graphic novel. I think a lot of kids can relate to it. The whole aspect of wanting to be invited to the "popular" kids party everyone goes through. Everyone wants to fit in at school, but at what price? The illustrations are very creativ...more
Shauna rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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I thought this book was an ok read. I felt like the book was too unrealistic and cruel. Even though i didnt really enjoy this book, i would still use it in my lesson plan as a future teacher. I would probably focus on the aspect of reality tv and the...more
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Sister Anne's Hands by Marybeth Lorbiecki
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I absolutely loved this book. I can definitely see myself reading this to my class. I think this book is a great book to introduce when your class begins learning about racism/diversity. This book i believe sends the message that racism is taught at...more
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53547 Children's Literature ASU — 72 members — last activity Nov 12, 2011 11:11AM
This group is for students in Children's Literature. We will use this group to discuss children's literature read during class and at home this semest...more
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