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That Summer By Sarah Dessen

That Summer The book “That Summer” by Sarah Dessen is a book about the relationship between two sisters, who have their struggles but come together in the end more as friends than as a family member. Haven is just another teenage girl that doesn’t agree with what her body looks like and tries her hardest to either be noticed by the guy she likes or hide in the crowd from the girls she wants to avoid. Haven is six feet tall her freshman year and lives in the shadow of her twenty-one year old sister...

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Bookreport Lock & Key by Sarah Dessen

|Lock and Key | |2. Author of the book |Sarah Dessen | |3. In one sentence say how you came to read |I had already read a book of Sarah Dessen and I liked her writing style so I wanted to read| |this book. |another book of her. ...

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Keeping the Moon by Sarah Dessen

Keeping the moon by Sarah Dessen, is a novel about a girl named Colie sparks who, at the beginning of the book, is an unconfident 15-year-old who looks upon herself as a loser. Since her mother, who is basically, fitness celebrity kiki sparks, is touring in Europe for the summer, Colie has to spend her summer in Colby, California, with her aunt Mira. In Colie’s past she was very overweight, and made fun of because of it. When coming to Colby, Colie makes new friends, and experiences things that help...

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Sarah Dessen Research Peper

love, abandon their loved ones. Author Sarah Dessen portrays many themes and subjects in her works, most of which include love, friendship, romance, and abandonment. One of Dessen’s works is Lock and Key, where Dessen’s story telling method fits the feel of the story, allowing it to move forward as Ruby lives day by day but still clings to her past. It’s a thought provoking and intelligent story about all kinds of relationships and love. Another novel by Dessen is Along for the Ride which is also about...

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Someone Like You by Sarah Dessen Book Analysis

Titile: Someone Like You Author: Sarah Dessen Date of Publication: 1998 Number Of Pages: 281 I checked out this book titled Someone Like You by Sarah Dessen. I chose this book because I read a different book by Sarah Dessen and well the last book was good and somewhat interesting. But I also chose this book because a friend of mine recommended it to me and because this author writes good girl teen fiction books. The author of this book is named Sarah Dessen and was born in Illinois on 1970...

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Summer Reading

student will be expected to choose from the list of titles for summer reading. Returning to school in September is much easier for those who have maintained the habit of responsive reading during the summer. Summer reading provides a pleasurable broadening of a teenager’s experiences. Students who read as a source of both intellectual stimulation and overall relaxation are likely to become lifelong readers. Those who read over the summer months achieve speaking and writing skills, which align with...

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Summer

SUMMER (Descriptive Essay)      Everyone has a comfortable place to escape to for relaxation.  They go there when they need to be alone and not with people to disturb them.  My place is nature in the summer.  The summer time relaxes me like no exact place could.  Nature, in the summer, relaxes me with its naturedness.      I love sitting in the grass and listening to the nature sounds around  me while it's summer.  One of the sounds I tune to first is the sound of the birds singing and chirping...

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Sarah James

Human Resource Management Assignment 2 Assignment Summary:- The assignment briefs about how Sarah James, a student doing her International Major at Palm Lakes University (PLU), spend the summer at the Mexican Business School – Instituto De Negocios Internacionales (INI), faced cross cultural issues during the stay n Mexico at her host family. In an email to Dr. Jiminez, the Director of International recruitment for the Mexican University, she expresses her opinion on...

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Summer

In the poem, “The Summer Day”, by Mary Oliver, there are many examples poetic devices that are extremely effective and help to reinforce the thematic theme of the poem. A few that I found to be particularly effective are the examples of metaphors, repetition and irony. The most interesting poetic device found in the poem was the use of extended metaphor. It is evident in lines three to ten: Who made the grasshopper? This grasshopper, I mean – the one who flung herself out of the grass...

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Summer

Summer’s getting drowsy now Soon she will be fast asleep Missing summer, the trees begin to weep It’s autumn time so leave and take a bow I heard the autumns singing. The wind it sprints through the trees. The air is getting crispier and a chilly nip is in the breeze. On autumns night a luminous pearl hangs in the radiant night sky. Journeying to warmer land, the birds ‘gossip loudly as they fly. When orange and red are burnished on leaves, They glide down like a silent pack of thieves. The...

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