Book Discussion Groups for Homeschoolers
Book Discussion Group, ages 10-13, Montpelier, VT
Both Sides of the Page: A Writing & Literature Class, ages 12-16
"It is not true that we have only one life to live; if we can read, we can live as many more lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish."
– S.I. Hayakawa
January 9, 2006 - The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
January 23rd - The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
February 6th and 27th, March 13th and 27th - titles to be determined
Copies of each book can be picked up at the children's circulation desk at the Kellogg-Hubbard Library at least two weeks in advance.
Past titles include: Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli,The Hollow Tree by Janet Lunn, Hatchet by Gary Paulson,The Village by the Sea by Paula Fox,The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm by Nancy Farmer, Letters from Rivka by Karen Hesse,The Castle in the Attic by Elizabeth Winthrop, Holes by Louis Sachar, Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George, Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert O'Brien, Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, Notes from a Liar and Her Dog by Jennifer Choldenko, Lyddie by Katherine Patterson, Love that Dog by Sharon Creech, Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine, Knight's Castle by Edgar Eager, Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Curtis; A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L'Engle, Nothing But the Truth by Avi, Stepping on the Cracks by Mary Downing Hahn,The Giver by Lois Lowry, Seedfolks by Paul Fleischman (VT Humanities Council's pick for VT Reads 2005), Number the Stars by Lois Lowry, The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene DuBois, Dragonsong by Anne McCaffrey, The Moves Make the Man by Bruce Brooks, Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman, The Cay by Theodore Taylor