Archive for the 'Realistic Fiction' Category

One of Us is Lying (Karen M. McManus)

 

Timeline

*Introduction and Summary of the Book: 0:00-00:54

*Main Discussion: 00:54-37:15

*​Book Pairings: 37:20-47:50

*Classroom Connections: 47:50-50:07

 

Book Pairings

*Sara - Jennifer Brown's The Hate List

*Jen - Edgar Cantero's Meddling Kids

*Ashley - Meg Wolitzer's Belzhar

*Jenni - Agatha Christie's Ten Little Indians

 

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Welcome to the episode 3 of unabridged: four teachers take on books ​in which we're discussing Nicola Yoon's Everything, Everything. Spoilers are inevitable throughout our discussion, so check out the timeline if you want to avoid them.

timeline

*Introduction and Summary of the Book: 0:00-0:45

*Main Discussion: 0:46-28:08 - Spoilers at 11:10 (skip to Book Pairings!)

*​Book Pairings: ​28:09-41:06

Classroom Connections: 41:07-45:48


book pairings

*Jen - Sandhya Menon's When Dimple Met Rishi

*Ashley - Amy Chua's Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

*Sara - Kathryn Erskine's Mockingbird

*Jenni - John Green's The Fault in Our Stars


what's coming up next?

*Episode 4, Short Story Episode - Our Young Relatives' Favorite Reads

*Episode 5, Our Book Club's Book - One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus

*Episode 6, Short Story Episode - Recommended Series

*Episode 7, Young Adult Book - Turtles All the Way Down​ by John Green

 

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Fredrik Backman's My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry

NOTE: Spoilers are inevitable throughout our discussion, so consider whether or not to listen if you haven't yet read the book!

timeline

*Introduction and Summary of the Book: 0:00-1:01

*Main Discussion: 1:02-19:35

​*Book Pairings: 19:51-27:00

*Classroom Connections: 27:01-30:05

book pairings

*Jen - Jonathan Safran Foer's Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

*Ashley - Peter Heller's The Dog Stars

*Sara - Fannie Flagg's Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man

*Jenni - Julie Kibler's Calling Me Home

 

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