My review of the Giver Quartet from my friend Amy’s book blog. These are excellent middle school or maybe even high school books.
I taught middle school communication arts for nine years and during that time I found some amazing books for my students to read. I was the student in school that was never very happy when I had to read the book everyone else had to read, and yet I became a teacher that assigned the same book to the whole class. I did this for many reasons but often it was because they were books I loved myself and wanted to share. Fortunately for me these books also became favorites of many of my students. I plan on sharing several of these books with you so you can read them or recommend them to the preteen-teenager in your life.
“I never liked reading til you made me read The Giver.” A former student told me this and I could do nothing but grin ear to ear. The Giver is…
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