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Hollow City (Ransom Riggs)

Hollow City: the Second Novel of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs. Having escaped Miss Peregrine's island by the skin of their teeth, Jacob and his new friends must journey to London (circa the "peculiar" capital of the world

Mockingbird Don't Sing (2001) on IMDb: On November 4, 1970 on The CBS Evening News, Walter Cronkite reported on a true, horrific story that was about to rock the country. A 13-year-old girl

Mockingbird Don't Sing (2001)

I studied Genie in college. Based on the true story of Genie (Katie, in the movie) who was kept strapped to a potty-chair and locked inside a cage by her father. I learned about her in Psychology class and developed an interest in Feral Children.

Challenged by Xenia, Ohio, school libraries, 1983

my fav teacher would read poems from this book in grade. My favorite was the one about little Peggy Ann McKay. "I cannot go to school today said Peggy Ann Mckay.

Especially at the rate I'm going these days....

Funny pictures about Born with a reading list. Oh, and cool pics about Born with a reading list. Also, Born with a reading list.

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt. Probably my favorite memoir I've read. The story of an incredibly poor Irish family struggling to survive. It's infused with this dark humor, and a sense of hope.

Angela's Ashes Angela's Ashes is a 1996 memoir by the Irish-American author Frank McCourt. The memoir consists of various anecdotes and stories of Frank McCourt's impoverished childhood and early adulthood in Brooklyn, New York and in Limerick, Ireland.

The love of reading.

Divergent series, Hunger Games series, Matched series, The Maze Runner, Enclave series Percy Jackson.

Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai http://smile.amazon.com/dp/0061962791/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_M.pEub16632TS

Through a series of poems, a young girl chronicles the life-changing year of when she, her mother, and her brothers leave Vietnam and resettle in Alabama. Newbery Honor Book and National Book Award Winner.

Fever casts a brilliant light over the life of a figure once described as Typhoid Mary

10 must reads including Fever by Mary Beth Keane. The story of Typhoid Mary (historical fiction).

Both the book and movie are really good. Read the book first.

Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden "It is not for Geisha to want. It is not for a Geisha to feel. Geisha is an artist of the floating world.