In honor of Banned Books Week 2013, here is a small listing of banned books I have read over the years. The Hunger Games (trilogy) by Suzanne Collins Captain Underpants (series) by Dav Pilkey The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Twilight by Stephenie Meyer The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman Harry Potter (series) by J.K. Rowling Go […]
Have you read any?
Today is Hobbit Day! Look how I’m celebrating!
“Faith receives more than it asks. Doubt loses more than it disbelieved.”
#35 – “Pathfinder” by Orson Scott Card Genre: Teen, Sci-fi, Fantasy Page Numbers: 662 pages Dates Read: 8/19/13-9/8/13 Plot in 3 lines or less: Rigg’s father dies unexpectedly, and this sets him on a journey he never expected to take. You see, Rigg is special – he can see the paths of people’s pasts. This […]
#34 – “Matilda” by Roald Dahl Genre: Children’s Fantasy, Classic Page Numbers: 240 pages Dates Read: 8/17/13-8/18/13 Plot in 3 lines or less: Matilda is a special girl, with special powers. Unfortunately, her family does everything they can to thwart her from learning and growing. When she finally does get the chance to go to […]
They got me out of a serious jam the other night when my car decided to lock itself with my keys and phone inside it. Silly car!
And so little time! Up-and-coming Reading Projects Several books borrowed from friends. I think it’s three books? Maybe four? I need to check. A book by a brand new author that a co-worker is getting signed for me. A book that is coming to me via the mail at some point in the near future. […]
#33 – “Through the Looking Glass” by Lewis Carroll Genre: Children’s Fantasy, Classic Page Numbers: 224 pages Dates Read: 8/14/13-8/16/13 Plot in 3 lines or less: Alice returns to Wonderland, and this time has to play her way across a chess board. She gets help from so many unexpected players along the way. New Read […]