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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling – Book Talk

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire-Reading Response #2

I continued to read and completed chapters 6 through 14 of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. I was amazed to see how the the context of the text in this book make up the novel itself to be … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire-Reading Response #1

For the April book challenge in class, I chose to read Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. This novel is about Harry Potter’s fourth year in Hogwarts. I chose to read Harry Potter and the Goblet of fire because … Continue reading

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Reflective Essay – Roots by Alex Haley

The book, “Roots” written by Alex Haley, captured and helped my understanding of imperialism and colonization and what they looked liked from the non-white perspective. Alex Haley went way back to his roots from Africa and begin to do research … Continue reading

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Sandpebbles by Patricia Hickman – Reader Response #3

After completing this poetic novel full of hope, accidents, recover and mainly the struggle of the human heart, I am really satisfied that I got to read this amazing and captivating book. Hickman does a really great job in drawing … Continue reading

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Sandpebbles by Patricia Hickman – Reader Response #2

So far, Sandpebbles has been really interesting. After reading more about it from few of the chapters, I got to meet more characters and read about their different reactions to events. Hickman is really drawing my attention as she introduces … Continue reading

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Sandpebbles by Patricia Hickman – Reader Response

Patricia Hickman is an award-winning novelist and public speaker. She is known for writing her novels, one of them being Sandpebbles. This is my first time to read one of her book and I am already into her writing.   Her way … Continue reading

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