teachingliteracy: go-book-yourself: "Some books are meant to be read just like this. Alone with evening, a bowl of fruit ripening, waiting for the reader to grow hungry, but she wont, the book will devour her and it will soon become morning"
Ordinary People (Book) : Guest, Judith : The Novel that Inspired Robert Redford s Oscar Winning Film starring Donald Sutherland and Mary Tyler Moore In Ordinary People, Judith Guest s remarkable first novel.
Sideways Stories from Wayside School: Louis Sachar. An incredibly quirky children's book. A quick, easy read that emphasized, to me, the importance of imagination making the world a place of wonder for children.