Book 'n Tea Break

{December 10, 2011}   The Handmaid’s Tale Book Trailer

{December 10, 2011}   Bumped Book Reading

Here is a short reading of Bumped by Megan McCafferty herself!

{December 10, 2011}   Matched

Title: MatchedMatched Bookcover

Author: Suzanne Collins

MLA Citation: Condie, Allyson Braithwaite. Matched. New York: Dutton Books, 2010. Print.

Awards/Honors: AML Award (2010)
New York Times Bestseller
Publishers Weekly’s Best Children’s Books of 2010

Annotation: Oria’s officials decide everything for their citizens – even who they will be matched with for life.

Booktalk: Cassia is excited for the Matching Banquet and is anxious to learn who she will be with for the rest of her life. Yet, when a glitch reveals two faces, she begins to question Oria’s ways and who Oria has picked as her match. What happens when one of society begin to question the officials? Who will be the right match for Cassia?

(Images Courtesy of GoodReads)

Watch the Matched Book Trailer!

{December 10, 2011}   Brave New World

Take another look at Brave New World through this video! Not only does the video talk about Brave New World but also about censorship and why Brave New World was a Banned Book.

{December 10, 2011}   The Hunger Games Movie Trailer

The Hunger Games has been made into a movie! What types of changes do y0u think the movie will make to the book?

Straight from the Teens: Glen (17) says I can’t wait to see The Hunger Games movie. I want to see how they adapted the book for the big screen.”

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