Category Archives: Verse Novel

Call for Reviews

We’re fast approaching the last two YA Lit 101 discussions, so we’d like to open up the opportunity for our participants to write and share reviews of the books we’ve read. Even better? We’d love to feature reviews of other … Continue reading

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Intro to Verse Novels: October Mourning by Lesléa Newman

See Lesléa Newman’s website for more information, including a teacher’s guide, about October Mourning. Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make … Continue reading

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Intro to Verse Novels: Sold by Patricia McCormick

A discussion guide for Sold from Patricia McCormick’s website. Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. … Continue reading

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Intro to Verse Novels: I Heart You, You Haunt Me by Lisa Schroeder

Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. Realize that you should have the book read … Continue reading

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YA Lit 101: Reading Selections

The response to our course has been excellent, and we are thrilled to work with all of you this summer.  Soon we will post the specifics about where these discussions will take place and at what time.  Feel free to … Continue reading

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Reading Options – Verse Novels – Summer 2013

Below are the reading options you have to vote on. Use the information below to make your decisions. Discussion on Verse Novels begins Thursday, July 25, 2013. All text is from GoodReads. I Heart You, You Haunt Me by Lisa Schroeder … Continue reading

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