Nonfiction Book Review
Book Review on the Ghost of War
Imagine that you just got out of high school and you are being deployed for training and you have to leave everything behind to fight for your country? This is the case for Ryan Smithson a seven teen year old boy in the book called Ghost...
eyes Have you ever struggled with a turgid political biography when secretly you'd rather get stuck into 'The Da Vinci Code'? Put the book down, says Nick Hornby: Reading should be a joy
Three years ago, I began writing a column entitled 'Stuff I've Been Reading' for the American arts and books magazine...
the common assumptions that we discussed in class, I think one of the most common is the idea that a children’s text should in some way teach the reader something. We of course talked about the term didactic, and how a didactic book strongly pushes a lesson onto the reader, telling them that they should...
everyone, and a big welcome to the first episode of our new show Puffin, the best books. Today on our show we have the one and only, Morris Gleitzman! How are you today Morris?
Morris: I'm good thanks, and I'd like to say hello to everyone out there watching this show.
Interviewer: Thanks Morris...
Make the Mark
“Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.” (Burke, Edmund) This is so true and proves that often my reading skills are like having stuffed cheeks after a good book. I have often found myself attracted to a book by the cover or the subject matter. Unfortunately as...
Book Review 1
Title: The Secret to Teen Power
Author: Paul Harrington
Number of Pages: 176
Date Started: 17th November 2012
Date Finished: 19th November 2012
Being an inspirational book, it talks about the importance of one’s mental determination can change the...
the part I remember the most. Now, how can anyone forget one of the best series around, The Chronicles of Narnia? The series reveal a story about meaningful events that happen in make-believe places like Narnia, Calormen, and other lands in between. Narnia is a place most familiar to fans, readers...
author of their favorite book, Peter Van Houten. While in Amsterdam Augustus finds out some shocking news and both Augustus and Hazel's worlds fall apart around them. During the whole book Hazel realizes life was not meant to be wasted, and you should make the most of it, because you never know when it'll...
College Interview Questions
Most college interview questions are meant to help you and the interviewer find out if the college is a good match for you. Rarely will you get a question that puts you on the spot or tries to make you feel stupid. Remember, the college is trying to make a good impression...
symbolism brings a deeper meaning to the novel and makes you teacher think you spent a lot of time studying it.Read more: http://www.brighthub.com/education/homework-tips/articles/37945.aspx#ixzz1EaVsM9ML
Ray Bradbury's novel, Fahrenheit 451, published in 1953, is...
are many types of entertainment. Whether it’s reading a book or it’s listening to music, people will always try to find a way to avoid boredom. We live in a world that is in close relations to its entertainers, authors and singers or bands alike. You may also call them what they really are: artists. They...
Comic Book UI
Comic Book UI: A Study in E-Business Viability Matthew Smith Task 1 E-Business Western Governors University
Comic Book UI
Comic Book UI is a web based and mobile application that helps fans of comic books and graphic novels to navigate the complex story lines that are...
My mom once told me that when you read something you don't feel is interesting it will lead you to disliking reading. Most people read boring, un-interesting things more then interesting things, think about a time in your life thats happened . I liked reading until I was in sixth grade where my teacher...
essay from a drama book. It is “The Notebook” by Nicolas Sparks. There are 268 pages, and it was published by Warner Books. It was published in 1996, and the text is unabridged. I chose this book, because I have heard many great things about the author. I also liked the type of book it is. It is a...
Mama’s Homemade Chicken Soup
“Mom, what kind of soup are you making?” I asked, on a fine Saturday
“Chicken soup, it’s almost done. Can you get the noodles and start boiling them?” she replied.
“Yeah, in a sec.!”
That is a typical conversation I have with my mom...
Pop Goes The Weasel
James Patterson's best selling book is all about murder, suspense, and love. The book is about a Washington detective, Dr. Alex Cross trying to solve the Jane Doe murders, get married, and find the love of his when she is taken away by the...
Is family most important to you? Do you have a strong lasting friendship with someone? If the answer is yes then I have the perfect book for you. “The Outsiders” is filled with adventure, action, and loyalty. Even if you’re not a big reader I can guarantee you’ll love this book. Give me a few minutes...
class the book-report is being written.
The second sentence should state the title of the book and the author's name.
The third sentence should tell how many pages the book has and the name of the publisher.
The fourth sentence can state basic bibliographic information about the book. Bibliographic...
Responding in your Reading Log
As you read, write your personal response in your reading log. State your feelings, thoughts, reactions, and questions about situations, ideas, actions, characters, settings, symbols, plot, theme, and any other elements of the book. You can't be wrong in your responses,...
BOOKS AND READING
1. Categorisation: Children’s and adult’s books; travel books and biography; romantic and historical novels; thrillers; detective...
How To Read A Book
Guidelines for Getting the Most out of Non-Fiction Reading
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I have no attachment to authorship...
2. Think of any piece of clothing you wore in the past or wear now. Describe it. Describe a memory of a time you were wearing this item of clothing.
- It was navy blue and white. Had silver writing across the shirt and it said “Premier NJ.” It felt kind of scratchy at times and then at...
essay is all about stupid shit in the books. Books that are so dull, so boring, that they have been given the most pointless prizes in the world due to the pity the book people felt for the shitty authors. WHAT BOOKS YOU ASK? BRAVE NEW WORLD AND 1984. THESE BOOKS ARE PART OF A CONSPIRACY. What is the...
many books in our lives, but some books will stay with us for the rest of our lives. This book for me is The Outsiders. Once in awhile, books inspire a great deal of interest and we just can’t forget. How could The Outsiders do such a thing? Try lets say, the time frame of the 1960’s.
Most books are...
title of this book is “Ordinary People” because, the family in this book want to be seen as ordinary people. Most people think they are different. They have lost their son (and brother) and people feel sorry for them.
The part that appealed me the most:
Actually we thought the complete book was well-being...
“The Online Book Store With Jazz”
The new online book store called Jazzy Books. Jazzy Books will out beat everyone from the bottom to the top. It will not only out top them but start a new generation of online book store for everyone to enjoy no matter the age, race, gender, or even...
the Book: ____________________________ Author:_______________________
TEXT-TO-SELF: Describe the ways you related to this book. What value was it to you as an individual. This is the most important connection on a personal level.
I really felt a deep connection to the characters in the book because...
My book was the Quillan Games written by D.J. Machale she is a very talented writer who has written over 25 books. The Quillan game is 7th of a 10 book series. The main character in the Quillan Games is Bobby Pendragon. Bobby is a dynamic character he shows signs of changing all throughout the book. The...
maybe if not the most criticized genre it’s also one of the most popular ones also. It has allowed a lot of the under the radar writers to become well known. Like Ms. Wahida Clark who I will be talking a lot more about later in this paper. I’m a huge fan of hers.
Urban fiction are books that are somewhat...
trump’s natural talent.
As in most everything , the people who are most successful in mathematics are the one who work the hardest , not those with “natural talent’’ in school, those who work hard get better grade in mathematics than the ‘’smart’’ students whom just coast .Most aspect of mathematics can...