My Sister's Keeper: A Novel by Jodi Picoult (437) Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged...until now.
The Best Books Under 100 Pages Every Guy Should Read | Cool Material A MODEST PROPOSAL (JONATHAN SWIFT) Great satire is brief and biting. Jonathan Swift may have penned the perfect example with A Modest Proposal. Reading it, you almost get the sense that Swift grew so tired with politicians and the people’s refusal to rise up, that he tossed his papers in the air and wrote the most ridiculous thing he could come up with to make a point. That ridiculous thing is A Modest Proposal.