Posted in February 2011

Looking for Alaska

Author: John Green Finished: February 9th, 2011 My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars When I first began Looking for Alaska, I had my doubts. The story began as a cliché – a lonely high school boy, Miles, trying to find “The Great Perhaps”. I don’t believe it’s ever stated what exactly “The Great Perhaps” is, … Continue reading

Copper Sun

Author: Sharon Draper Finished: February 2nd, 2011 My Rating: 2 out of 5 stars The following review is pulled from parts of my EDUT&L656 paper regarding Copper Sun: Draper’s Copper Sun was another story that was essentially rooted in historical truth. While many of the events that transpired in the story seemed to be far-fetched … Continue reading