Simply, are we forcing children to perform? To read what they are not ready to read? And if so, at what cost? As these research studies illustrate, literacy education is more than measuring academic achievement; it is helping young people find good books to read. Young people read for many reasons, one of which is for pure pleasure; as these reviews suggest, reading for pleasure is a noble goal in and of itself. Recent research in England, the author suggests, indicates that there has been a strong emphasis on meeting objectives and managing curriculum to the obvious neglect of why reading matters in the first place.
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AbeBooks: 50 Essential Young Adult Novels
Even if the age range on the book jacket implies that you were"supposed" to have graduated from young adult novels long ago, YA books are an addicting reading pleasure for both the young and the adults. After all, there are no rules to reading; all ages are welcome any time, any where. So from mysterious thrillers to cultural statements and the creative world of fantasy , we've found engaging storylines that represent the best of young adult novels in —so far. And as always, you can keeping checking back for the latest and greatest. But her new home is full of secrets due to a deadly homecoming that took place five years earlier. Set in a not-too-distant dystopian future, year-old Layla Amin, her family, and other fellow Muslim Americans have been forced into U.
The 15 YA Books Every Adult Should Read
Need a break from binge-watching a new show or just want to dive into a whole new world that you've probably wouldn't otherwise get to visit? These new books are perfect for anytime you just need a good read. Nadya, a young girl who has strong connections to gods, is able to gain powers by simply praying to them.
With so many great titles slated for publication, YA lovers will be happily turning pages all year long. From the author that captivated readers with One of Us Is Lying comes a new YA thriller about a small town, sinister secrets, and a doomed homecoming. With enough plot twists to leave you reeling, this captivating mystery will keep you glued to the page.