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  • The Giver: Book Report

    The Giver: Book Report Jonas: The story starts as Jonas, a twelve- year-old boy, who is waiting for his life assignment. When he is given his assignment, he is chosen to be the Receiver of Memory. As the Receiver he has to get every memory from all over the world from the old Receiver

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  • The Hidden Life of Dogs: Book Review

    The Hidden Life of Dogs: Book Review The Hidden Life Of Dogs was written by Elizabeth Thomas who is currently well know and highly re-spected for her books. Elizabeth Thomas was born in America and currently lives in New Hampshire. This is a book that is unlike any book ever written as it

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  • Life of the Settlers

    The Life of the Settlers ( Book Report ) Book : Tubman Harriet Ross Tubman was one of the youngest of the eleven children born to Benjamin Ross and Araminta Rittia Green Ross. Since her parents both were slaves, she was born a slave. Harriet was the fourth generation of her family to

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  • A Book Report of Robinson Crus

    A Book Report of Robinson Crusoe By Daniel Defoe The Book Robinson Crusoe is an adventure story about a man named Robinson Crusoe who's bad luck puts him alone on a desolate island. He has to survive through very tough conditions and keep his sanity. Throughout the book Crusoe question's

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  • Annie's Baby

    Book Report The title of the story is Annie's Baby. The date of it's original publication was in 1998. The author was an Anonymous pregnant teenager. But was edited by Beatrice Sparks. The main character of the story is Annie. Annie lives with her mom. After her dad left she became a

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  • The Time Machine

    The Time Machine, by H. G. Wells was the book I have decided to read to do my book report on. The major characters: The Time Traveler - The Time Traveler's name is never given. Apparently the narrator wants to protect his identity. The Time Traveler is an inventor. He likes to speculate on

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  • The Giver

    Book Report - The Giver The Giver by Louis Lowry was published in 1993. I did not choose this book it was recommended to me I classify this book as an inner adventure. As in Jonas goes through an emotional metamorphosis (if you will) Jonas lives in a community where pain, rudeness, and

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  • Pool Boy

    *::* Book Report *::* Pool Boy was a well written story about a 15 year old boy, Brett Gerson, whose life is changed dramatically. Brett is the main character in this novel. The book Pool Boy is set in a rich part of present day California. Let it be known that the Gerson's are EXTREMELY

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  • How to Write a Book Review

    How to Write a Book Review A critical book review is not a book report or a summary. It is basically a reaction paper in which you point out strengths and weaknesses of the material, and how it helps -- or misleads you -- in understanding the content of your course. Here's a general outline to

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  • The Outsiders

    The Outsiders Book Review The Outsiders was written by Susan Eloise Hinton. It is one of her most popular books about foolish gang rivalry existing between the Socs, the rich kids from the west side of town, and the Greasers, the poor kids from the east side. Ponyboy Curtis struggles

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  • Lost Horizon

    Hilton, James. Lost Horizon. New York: William Morrow and Company,1939. I read Lost Horizon for my book report. The main characters in this story are Conway, Mallinson, Barnard, and Miss Brinklow. Conway was a man of thirty-seven years old who didn't have a wife or any other family.

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  • Outsiders Book Report

    BOOK REPORT: "The Outsiders" 1. Hinton, S.E. The Outsiders. New York: Puffin Books, 1967 2. The title of this book relates to the story, because in the book, Ponyboy and Johnny are "outsiders." They can be thought of as Outsiders because they are labeled Greasers although they do not

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  • Across the Nightingale Floor

    Across the Nightingale Floor I did my book report on Across the Nightingale Floor by Lian Hearn. In the beginning of this book it introduces Takeo, one of the main characters in the story. It tells about his life until then. Then while he was in not in his village he saw smoke coming from

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  • Educational Leadership

    Final Paper When reflecting on the things I have learned through these past eight weeks I am glad I had the opportunity to take this class. I think that the thing that has been of greatest benefit to me in this class was the self-assessment projects that we have done. I'll admit that as I

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  • What's Eating Gilbert Grape

    Book Report: Driving Miss Daisy By The movie "Driving Miss Daisy" gives the viewer a glimpse of the Southern mentality during the pre-civil rights movement. It's about a relationship between an elderly Jewish Southern woman and her African American chauffeur. This movie ties in with human

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  • Series of Unfortunate Events

    A Series of Unfortunate Events The Wide Window I. Introduction a. Title The title of my book report is " A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Wide Window". It is the third book of the series. b. Author The wonderful and talented personage who wrote this book is Lemony Snickets. He is a

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  • Misery

    Misery by: Stephen King Book Report The stories setting takes place in Western Colorado. In Western Colorado in a home of a retired nurse named Annie is where the whole story takes place. Annie's home is a two story log cabin out in the middle of nowhere. The closest

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  • The Lovely Bones

    The book I chose to read for my second book report was The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold. There are 328 pages in this book, and besides the picture of Suzie's charm bracelet on the front cover, there are no illustrations in the book. My older sister read this book a while ago and recommended

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  • Book Report on the Perfect Storm

    Book Report on The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger The fishing port of Gloucester, Massachusetts, just north of Boston, is one of the oldest fishing ports in the United States and can trace its history to around 1623. Since that time, around ten thousand men have lost their lives fishing

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  • Monday Morning Leadership

    Monday Morning Leadership Book Report Monday Morning Leadership is an excellent book written about several broad aspects of leadership. David Cottrell uses a simple dialogue between Jeff and his mentor, Tony, to keep the book interesting, easy to read, and informational. To effectively

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  • High Risk Children

    Terrifying Tale of Infancy: A Book Review of High Risk: Children Without a Conscience Dr. Ken Magid & Carole A. McKelvey High Risk: Children Without a Conscience , by Dr. Ken Magid and Carole A. McKelvey is a cry out for change, aiming towards the decrease of rearing psychopathic

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  • The Boy Who Lost His Face

    Book report: THE BOY WHO LOST HIS FACE Characters: David, Scott, Randy, and Roger, Larry, Mo, Mrs. Bayfield, Tori. David was with his friends Scott, Randy, and Roger. They were all at Mrs. Bayfield's house to steal her cane the cane had two snake head's for the handle. So they went and

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  • Book Report Format

    Book Report Format [50 pts] Standard: Writing Application 2.2 – Demonstrate an understanding of significant ideas in a text Requirements: Typed, 3-5pgs, double-spaced, MLA format, separate title page Instructions: Follow the outline listed below to properly construct your paper.

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  • Scar Tissue

    Anthony Kiedis is a rock and roll drug and alcohol abuser who happens to be in one of the biggest bands today The Red Hot Chili Peppers. He wrote the book Scar Tissue to tell a story about himself and the wild road he took to get where he is today. The problem with the book is Anthony Kiedis

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  • Persephone in the Underworld

    The goddess Demeter took good care of the earth. She watered the plants and crops with her beautiful daughter Persephone. Below the earth there was a dark and gloomy world under King Pluto. One day King Pluto climbed up to the banks of the Styx River and saw Persephone. He had never seen anyone

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  • Best Practice Manual for Supervisor

    Best Practice Manual for Supervisors Ever since the beginning of time there have been leaders and there have been followers. As a leader one must posses’ skills of knowing how to motivate others to accomplish a task. As a follower one must follow what the leader is telling him or her to do.

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  • Nancy Drew and the Secret of Mirror Bay

    In my Language class, I choose to read, Nancy Drew and the Mystery of Mirror Bay: by Carolyn Keene, for my mystery book report. I choose to read this book because I heard that the Nancy Drew books were a good read. As I continued to read it, I found out otherwise. This book is about a girl

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  • Book Report on 'Body Language' by Allan Pease

    Students: Vũ Ngọc Cường; Đỗ Dương Đức Minh; Nguyễn Khanh Hải Như. Class: A1 – QTKD CLC Book Review Name of book: Body language – How to read others’ thoughts by their gestures Author: Allan Pease It is language that is the only tool that man can draw on to communicate with each

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  • The Orphan Train Adventures

    Book Report Book Title: The Orphan Train Adventures Author: Joan Lowery Nixon Task 1: Telling which part of the story impresses me most. After the orphans and Frances had arrived Missouri, some couples began to sign up to take the orphans with them. Though some orphans were not being

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  • The Literature of the Victorian Period

    “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” by Stevenson Book Analysis “North and South” by Gaskell Book Report Example of Literature Review essay, Sample Paper Introduction The literature of the Victorian period is the synonymy of oppositions. Some of the oppositions introduced by this period are to

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