Just thinking ...

Fall into Reading update
10/2/2007 8:38:13 PM by: Elsi

I finally finished The Last Season by Eric Blehm (2006, Harper). A fascinating look at the life, disappearance, and search for ranger Randy Morgenson. Read Onion John by Joseph Krumgold (1959, Harper Collins). It's a Newbery winner, and I was evaluating it for use in the school I volunteer at. Well done, poignant. Finished Angel in the Alley, Keith Clemons (2007, George Colton Publishing). Odd, but interesting ... And zoomed through an enthralling book, Chasing Fireflies, by Charles Martin (2007, Thomas Nelson). This is an author I'd never heard of before, and I shall order his other titles at my local Christian bookstore as soon as I can! I'm still loyally trying to finish When the Nile Runs Red by Diann Mills. Angela Hunt recommended it, and a friend in British Columbia is liking it. And I am trying to keep going ...



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10/4/2007 6:38:57 PM
   
  Maybe tomorrow I can get to a bookstore and order everything he's written. Last night I read three books for school: Elisabeth Elliot's Through Gates of Splendor, and the two new dcTalk compilations. We'll be using one of those in 9th grade reading, I think. Just finished Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH, evaluating it for school use, also.
   
  Elsi,  
   

10/4/2007 11:07:10 AM
   
  You'd like When Crickets Cry more than the Dead don't dance i think.... :) but they're both good.
   
  Danielle V.,  
   

10/4/2007 11:06:42 AM
   
  Well i love charles martin too!!! I've read When Crickets Cry and the Dead Don't Dance by him. Can't wait to be DONE with school so i can concentrate on truly important things (like reading). :)
   
  Danielle V.,  
   
 

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