Seventeen-Year-Old-Thing

It’s All Your Fault  by Paul Rudnick This book is really not about the usual seventeen-year-old nonsense, i.e. love-and-nothing. Pretty much like girls-and-exaggeration kinda stuff. Pretty cute girls and boys.

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Belonging

Orphan Train  by Christina Baker Kline The whole family moved from Ireland to New York – Fire and Niamh orphaned – on the train met with Dutchy and another baby – being adopted to sew,changed name to Dorothy, being kicked out because of economic depression – adopted by rural family to look after kids, met attempt  violation […]

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These Balloons

Paper Towns  by John Green Quentin “Q”  looked for Margo Roth Spiegelman following clues. A film adaptation was released in 2015. The novel is written in three parts. Each individual part is named for a specific metaphor : “The Strings”, “The Grass”, and “The Vessel”. These kids, they’re like tied-down helium balloons …Before the balloon even […]

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