From the bestselling author of Life of the Mind Interrupted come two new collections of essays.
“Refreshingly honest.” -Award-winning author Amy Impellizzeri
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Little Girl A little girl sits on the adjacent bus, smudged skin, brown-black eyes, hair just like mine. Her face presses against the grimy glass, she is dreaming of asphodel. I'm staring at myself, and she can't see me through the glass. The buses shift. She lifts...
:: Welcome to this month’s writing roundup, where I revisit pieces I published during the past month.
:: I can promise you that students will read this book and have a epiphanic experience.
:: Don’t trust any person who only shows you the pretty pictures.
:: Atticus Finch has, for more than 50 years, allowed white America to sleep at night.
:: This book is a science fiction space opera, and it’s also a buddy story. But the buddies are brother and sister, which sets the book apart.