Student Pick of the Week: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Sixth graders Te’Hani W. and Gabrielle M. enthusiastically recommend Cinder: Book One of The Lunar Chronicles, a very unique take on the well-known Cinderella story, by Marissa Meyer. Fairy tales have been staples of the literary canon for almost as long … Continue reading ›

Student Pick of the Week: Wonder

Sixth grader Megan B. enthusiastically recommended the book Wonder by R. J. Palacio recently in her blog.   Megan wrote, “In this book, a boy named August (Auggie to his family and friends) has a severe facial deformity. He describes … Continue reading ›