Book Review Unit 10: Angus, Thongs, and Full-Frontal Snogging

Book Summary: The only thing 15 year-old Georgia wants more than her first kiss is for her parents to stop being a total embarrassment. Other than her charming affection for little sister, Georgia is woefully, hilariously self-involved. Major events like her father’s job loss, ensuing move across the world to Australia, an encounter with a … Continue reading Book Review Unit 10: Angus, Thongs, and Full-Frontal Snogging

Book Review Unit 6: Show Way

  Summary: Jacqueline Woodson traces generations of her family through slavery and the Civil Rights era through their family heirloom quilts which are credited with helping escaped slaves find their way on the Underground Railroad. Starting with the author’s nameless great-grand mother’s great grandmother, each ensuing generation of women rises on the shoulders of their … Continue reading Book Review Unit 6: Show Way