Tag Archives: The Giver

READING for WRITING

Read widely to become a better writer. That advice has never been a problem for me. I’m reading all the time. It’s when I’m focused on writing where reading becomes even more important.  I’ve written stories in a first person … Continue reading

Posted in Book Lists, Editing, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

THE GIVER for Marvelous Middle Grade Monday

This was always a favorite read-aloud in my middle grade classroom. With the movie’s release last Friday, I had to pull it off the shelf and visit Jonas and his dystopian world once more. I wanted to remind myself of … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments