While I enjoyed reading this novel, I was really let down at the end. There were some unanswered questions for me; therefore, I feel like Braithwaite needs a sequel.
Rick Grimes‘ group is searching for a place they can call home. On their journey, they discover a prison. Here, they meet Dexter, Axel, Andrew, and Thomas, prisoners who have been locked in the cafeteria. Both groups are coexisting because they have food and shelter. Unfortunately, death will cause some of the residents to experience everlasting pain. Who dies? Who is the murderer? Have the deaths caused an end to their peace? Read to find out.
What a great way to teach history to younger students. This text is informative and the illustrations are very descriptive. Don Brown tells the story of a turbulent time in history, The Dust Bowl. In this quick read, students will learn vocabulary terms, such as The Dust Bowl of the Continent, The Dirty Thirties, dusters, black blizzards, and dust pneumonia. These young minds will learn about the causes and effects of this catastrophic period.
While trying to navigate her way in high school, Melinda finds it to be full of cliques or clans. However, she falls into the clan of the Outcasts, and she is the sole member. Melinda is an outcast due to a catastrophic event that happens at a party. Sadly, she is ostracized; she loses her friends. This novel explores the dynamics of man vs. man, man vs. society, and man vs. self. Read the full review on my blog: alwaysforeverreading.net
Tish and Matt Bonner, have a tough life at home. Even though their mom is the head of the home, when their abusive father is not at home, it is actually Tish who makes sure that she and Matt have what they need. Tish is the only person providing a stable life for Matt. He recognizes this, and he looks to his sister for security. But who is there to help Tish? Mrs. Dunphrey provides Tish with an outlet, writing. Will writing be her saving grace?
Dante, Scamz, and Jackson could benefit from some major cash in their lives. Therefore, Scamz devises the perfect scam, no pun intended, so everyone can have a lucrative payday. But with any perfect plan, something and anything can go wrong. Read the full review on my blog. #ericjeromedickey #myfavoriteauthor #HBCU #HowardUniversity
While flying to England, Gideon meets Mrs. Jones, a cryer; Lola, a chatterbox; and indirectly, a mysterious man who has business with him. He is also looking for Thelma, his mother, and Arizona, a woman from his past and a character from Thieves' Paradise. These characters take Gideon on a roller coaster ride, which stops unexpectedly and leaves readers rushing to purchase or check out the sequel. Read the full review on my blog.
Based on an Irish tale, a Ghost Story will make its readers cringe, think aloud, and think twice about being in a cemetery or eating oatmeal. When reading this Irish folklore, I immediately liked Kate Culhane because she is strong, mentally and physically. She proves this when she accidentally stumbles upon a ghost's grave. Read the full book review at https://alwaysforeverreading.net
Living in the Middle will take readers on a historical journey before, during, and after the 1921 race riot in Tulsa, Oklahoma. However, readers should be prepared to experience emotions that will make them shake their heads in disgust. Read the full review on my blog: https://alwaysforeverreading.net
That‘s what I call a home run!!!!!!
March 24 entry...students are cruel...if someone smells bad, there is a better way to relay the message, especially if the person is supposed to be a friend.
I am so mad with Tish‘s mom. She left her her children with no supervision to find her husband has run off for the zillionth time. Now, Tish is trying to manage taking care of her brother, Matt and the household responsibilities.
In the December 28 journal entry, I have had enough of Tish‘s dad. Someone need to push him into something, so he can come to his senses.
I told Sandy I wanted to go home, and she got mad and said I was jealous because Randy liked her, not me. I told her that was crazy—Randy‘s not even that cute. Why do girls always resort to the jealous piece, especially when the guy is not that cute?
I guess Matt gets sick of eating Burger Boy burgers because I bring them home all the time. This reminds me of college. I ate chicken for four years, seven days a week, three times a day in every way that chicken could be cooked. To this day, I will NOT eat chicken unless I‘m really hungry.
Another novel where students are calling teachers names...Mrs. Ratchethead...smh...😐...lol...😂
In their new world, Rick Grimes‘ group is learning that nothing and no one can be taken for granted. They are appreciative for the smallest things, such as showers, commodes, beds, food, and even space. In these trying times, tempers flare, teenagers know everything, and decisions and actions are questioned. Logic is what this group needs the most, especially when Herschel tells them that it is time to leave. Find out how they manage in Volume 2.
When it comes to education, it seems like the powers that be won‘t spend money on the necessary things...smh
Don‘t you hate when someone wears too much cologne, and it‘s not an agreeable scent?