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Fever- Maddie

Laurie Halse AndersonFever 1793.New York:Simon & Schuster,2000 Genre: Historical Fiction Audience: 5th grade – High School Read Aloud: Here Summary: Matilda Cook who goes by Mattie is fourteen years old. Her family and her live in Philadelphia above a coffee … Continue reading

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The Body of Christopher Creed- Maddie

Carol Plum-Ucci The Body of Christopher Creed. New York: Volo Hyperion,2001 Genre: Realistic fiction Audience: High School Read Aloud: Here Summary: Christopher Creed disappears his junior year of high school. He sends the principal an e-mail that had hinted at … Continue reading

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American Born Chinese- Maddie

Gene Luen Yang. American Born Chinese. New York: First Second, 2006   Genre: Fantasy   Audience: middle school through high school   Read Aloud: Read Aloud   Summary:  There are many stories that intertwine with each other in this graphic … Continue reading

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Book talk- Maddie

I did the book They Called Themselves the K.K.K by Susan Campbell Bartoletti I screwed up the video because my computer shut down on me. So, the video is in two parts. Part 1 Part 2

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Wintergirls-Maddie

Laurie Halse Anderson Wintergirls. New York: Penguin Group. 2009.   Genre: Realistic fiction.   Audience: High School   Read Aloud: Read Aloud   Summary: Cassie, Lia’s best friend, dies from complications caused from her disorder of bulimia. When both of … Continue reading

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I am the Messenger- Maddie

Markus Zusak I am the Mssenger. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 2005. Genre: Realistic fiction Audience: High school Read Aloud: I am the Messenger Summary: Ed Kennedy is a 19 year old cab driver. One day, Ed and his buddy … Continue reading

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The Saga of the Bloody Benders- Maddie McGuire

Rick Geary The Saga of the Bloody Benders. New York: Nantier Beall Minoustchine Publishing inc. 2007. Genre: True Crime, Fiction Audience: Reading level is 5th-8th grade. Material throughout the book is more than likely high school. Read Aloud: The Saga of … Continue reading

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