Before reading A Long Way Gone, I thought I knew to some extent the horrors child soldiers in Africa have been facing in their war-torn countries. After turning just a few pages of Ishmael Beah’s heartwrenching story, I realized just how wrong I was.
A Long Way Gone is a memoir…Continue
As 2014 comes to a close, I've compiled a short collection of some of my favorite books that I've read recently.
Up first... (don't judge me)
5. The Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare
Yes. Clary and Jace are two really attractive teens…Continue
A couple of weeks ago, Mr. Anderson walked into class with a crate. A crate full of candy? Of toys? No, the crate was full of notebooks. At first I was confused; months into school, everyone surely had all their school supplies by now. Then Mr. Anderson started tossing all the notebooks onto the floor, and I saw…Continue