Book Discussion Series: The Giver

Book Discussion Series

One of my favorite young adult novels is The Giver by Lois Lowry. I recently saw the movie so I decided to pull it out to discuss. I used this story in a class I taught about book challenges in Continue reading Book Discussion Series: The Giver

Book Discussion Series: The Nightingale

Book Discussion Series The Nightingale

In previous Book Discussion Series posts, I talk about the relationship between the book and the reader. Sometimes the book must come to the reader at just the right time in order for the two to click. The timing was Continue reading Book Discussion Series: The Nightingale

Book Discussion Series: A Murder is Announced

Book Discussion Series: A Murder is Announced

This month my book club read an Agatha Christie novel. I am ashamed to admit that I have never read any of her novels before. Everything I know about Agatha Christie, except that she was a prolific mystery writer, I Continue reading Book Discussion Series: A Murder is Announced

Book Discussion Series: The Girl on the Train

Book Discussion Series Girl on the Train

A pattern is emerging among the books I read. I hate all the characters. Hate might be a strong word, but I get really irritated by them. That’s almost the same thing, right? In the last Book Discussion Series post, Continue reading Book Discussion Series: The Girl on the Train

Book Discussion Series: Hausfrau

Book Discussion Series Hausfrau

One of my favorite things about being a part of a book club is that I am forced to step outside my literary comfort zone. Because of my book club, I have picked up books that I would normally never Continue reading Book Discussion Series: Hausfrau