Goat: A Memoir by Brad Land
Interesting.. twisted at times.
The Order of the Poison Oak by Brent Hartinger
Not that great.
Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes
Wonderful young adult book about a boy growing up during the Revolutionary War. Fun fiction story which includes meetings with the likes of Ben Franklin, John Adams, etc.
A Son Called Gabriel by Damian McNicholl
Such a great find! I don’t remember where I came across this book, but I’m glad I did. Story about a boy growing up in Ireland during the war.
The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
Kind of sappy, but good. Makes you think about the important thigns in life.
Boy Meets Boy by David Levithan
Very cute. Worth the read – it’s quick.
For the ink-hearted
an exposition of micro and punk poetry
Dedicated to Emerging Writers
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You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That’s why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence. Octavia E. Butler
My life as a black, disabled teenager
A bookish blog (mostly) about women writers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
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