Daily Archives: November 19, 2015

Parker’s Letter Essay #3: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

I just finished half of the book (400 pages) of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. This novel was written by J.K. Rowling and in total it is 853 pages. The genre of this book is fantasy because it mainly resorts to wizardry and magic. I chose this book because I remember watching … Continue reading Parker’s Letter Essay #3: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Kayleigh’s Letter Essay #3: “Mockingjay”

I recently finished reading Mockingjay, a 390 page science fiction novel. Mockingjay, the third book in the Hunger Games trilogy was written by Suzanne Collins. This book was published on August 24 in 2010. Suzanne Collins is one of my favorites authors, her Hunger Games books have become extremely popular. Suzanne Collins was previously a … Continue reading Kayleigh’s Letter Essay #3: “Mockingjay”

Nicole’s Letter Essay #3: The Giver

Recently, I had the time to re-read the book “The Giver”, an 180-page dystopian fiction novel by Lois Lowry, which was originally published in 1993. I have read this book once before in 6th grade but, felt the need to read it again because I had completely forgotten what it was about. Also, because I … Continue reading Nicole’s Letter Essay #3: The Giver

Elsewhere: Letter Essay Hannah

Elsewhere I just completed the book Elsewhere, written by Gabrielle Zevin. This 276 page, fantasy novel was absolutely amazing.  Elsewhere, was the author’s, fourth out of the eight books she has written. Gabrielle Levin wrote the beginning of Elsewhere in 2002, then stopped writing because she felt her ideas weren’t going anywhere. Her first novel … Continue reading Elsewhere: Letter Essay Hannah