Category Archives: Books I've Read

Newly Updated and Revised

Earlier this year I finished listening to the audiobook of Ironman by Chris Crutcher. Last summer I feel in love with Crutcher’s books. I devoured Deadline, Angry Management, and Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes. Last year I used Staying Fat … Continue reading

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Level Up

I have been in the middle of a few books for quite some time (my GoodReads “to read” bookshelf can attest to this). I am stuck on the last 100 pages of Lauren Oliver’s Delirium – I am too far … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Part 2

I have come nowhere close to meeting my goal of reading a book a day this summer, but I have been reading every single day. I have also been updating my 2011 list of books read, but I have not … Continue reading

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#Bookaday Week 1

Last summer I met a whole bunch of friends on Twitter (fellow teachers and readers) and was introduced to the #bookaday challenge. The goal of #bookaday, as I currently understand it, is to read a book a day. However, the … Continue reading

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My Reading Weekend

This weekend I decided to ignore the stack of papers that I brought home with me (I am sure this will come back to haunt me tonight when I realize how much I have to do before Monday morning rolls … Continue reading

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Motivation

Yesterday I finished reading┬áPunkzilla by Adam Rapp. It was really good. (If I can gather the motivation I will write a review … later. If I can’t, then you should just read it, it is good.) After finishing one book … Continue reading

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Wintergirls

I just finished reading (listening to) Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson, and in true Halse Anderson fashion the book blew me away. Lia is a wintergirl, she denies herself the sustenance she needs to feel the joy of seeing her … Continue reading

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