Category: Memoir

Abuela Don’t Forget Me : A Librarian’s Perspective Review

Abuela Don’t Forget Me : A Librarian’s Perspective Review This is a school librarian's review of Rex Ogle's Abuela Don't Forget Me.

Free Lunch. Punching Bag. Abuela Don’t Forget Me. This YA memoir trilogy by Rex Ogle is both engrossing and absolutely tragic. I can’t fathom the courage it must have taken […]

They Called Us Enemy : A Librarian’s Perspective Review

They Called Us Enemy : A Librarian’s Perspective Review This is a Librarian's Perspective Review of They Called Us Enemy by George Takei.

Awhile back, I read a book called Lies My Teacher Told Me, which discusses the many omissions and glorifications in the way history is taught in American public schools. I […]

Rapture Practice : A Librarian’s Perspective Review

Rapture Practice : A Librarian’s Perspective Review This is a Librarian's Perspective Review of Rapture Practice by Aaron Hartzler.

Rapture Practice is a memoir, which is apparently my new favorite genre. Memoirs give us stories with characters, plot, and dialogue, but the twist is that the characters are real […]

I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced : A Librarian’s Perspective Review

I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced : A Librarian’s Perspective Review This is a Librarian's Perspective Review of I Am Nujood by Nujood Ali and Delphine Minoui.

Just before school got out in late-June, I discovered I Am Nujood in our storage room of class set books. Curious, I checked out a copy of I Am Nujood […]

Every Falling Star : A Librarian’s Perspective Review

Every Falling Star : A Librarian’s Perspective Review This is a Librarian's Perspective Review of Every Falling Star by Sungju Lee.

If you are in charge of purchasing for your school or library, Every Falling Star is a must. The vast majority of today’s students know little to nothing about North […]

How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child : A Librarian’s Perspective Review

How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child : A Librarian’s Perspective Review This is a Librarian's Perspective Review of How Dare the Sun Rise by Sandra Uwiringiyimana.

How Dare the Sun Rise is the story is the story of ten-year old Sandra. Sandra had a great start to life in a beautiful country and born to a […]

The Boy on the Wooden Box : A Librarian’s Perspective Review

The Boy on the Wooden Box : A Librarian’s Perspective Review This is a Librarian's Perspective Review of The Boy on the Wooden Box by Leon Leyson.

The Boy on the Wooden Box is, to my knowledge, one of only two memoirs written by a Schindler’s List survivor. The other is I Will Plant You a Lilac […]

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