Recently I have finished reading Joshua Dread by Lee Bacon. This book has 272 pages in it. This book was published on October 8, 2013 and recently won a book of the month award. I chose this book because it was on my summer reading list and I never got to it, so I … Continue reading Jake P.’s Letter Essay #9: Joshua Dread
Figurative Language: The song Krytonite is sung by 3 doors down and there is an example of personification at (0:32) and says I watched the world float, To the dark side of the moon. This is personification because they are referring the earth to as the dark side of the moon, or a villain, I know this because … Continue reading Music Appreciation: Imagery: Kryptonite
Cats in the Cradle: Harry Chapin My child arrived just the other day He came to the world in the usual way But there were planes to catch, and bills to pay He learned to walk while I was away And he was talking ‘fore I knew it, and as he grew He’d say, “I’m … Continue reading Music Appreciation: Story Telling: Cats in the Cradle
Jake Petrino ILA 6 Mr. Jockers 4/1/16 Letter Essay #7 Recently I have finished reading Unwind by Neal Shusterman Unwind has 335 pages of which all are exciting as the last. This book was published in 2007 and has been a hit ever since. I chose this book for book club based off of … Continue reading Jake Petrino’s Letter Essay 7: Unwind
Recently I have finished reading the first 200 pages of The Revenge of Seven by Pittacus Lore. I read this book because it was next in the series after The Fall of Five. After I finish this book I will read the Fate of Ten, the final book in the series. When I finish this … Continue reading Jake P.’s Letter Essay #4: The Revenge of Seven
We are away in Costa Rica with another family and our big excursion for the day and we will be repelling down huge waterfalls. Throughout the day the size of the waterfall will differ along with the way we will go down, and at the end of the day we will jump off a monstrous … Continue reading Leap of Faith
Jake Petrino Mr. Jockers ILA 6 11/20/15 Letter Essay #3 Recently I have finished reading The Fall of Five by Pittacus Lore. The Fall of Five has three fifty five pages and each one of them is packed with as much action as the last. I chose this book because it is one of the … Continue reading Jake Petrino letter essay #3: The Fall of Five
I’m from the loving parents of Lynn, and Bill, the rambunctious twin Tyler, and the 17 year old mayor of the house Chaisen. I’m from the big gray house behind the ugly royal blue house with the bright yellow door, the brand new pool in my backyard, the messed up lawn in the backyard … Continue reading Jake Where Are You From?