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Collage Essay: The Perplexing Simplicity of Children's Literature | Children's books often teach life lessons that can be applied to individuals across a wide age range. Children’s literature is not limited to one message or moral, but should be open to a variety of... Added on Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 20:14, with
How are books targeted at older age groups different from children’s books? | There is a saying that there are no good books that are only for children. The same concept simply cannot be applied to adult books. Good children’s books evoke an emotional response that can be the... Added on Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 17:05, with
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn | Francie Nolan is an eleven year old girl growing up in a poor section of Brooklyn; Williamsburg, during the year 1912. Young Nolan is very admiring of the poverty-stricken neighborhood however; she... Added on Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 16:42, with
Collage Essay: The Meaning Behind Literature | Why do we even bother to make art? Why write and read books, when television and the internet is all that we really need to be updated of the modern world? There are questions that most of us ponder... Added on Friday, April 11, 2014 - 21:09, with
What is the purpose of literature and what role does it play in society? | Literature plays the vital role in preserving knowledge to be passed down through generations. If we want to continue our innovative streaks, we must possess newly learned knowledge from the previous... Added on Friday, April 11, 2014 - 20:03, with
Life of Pi: The Novel | Life of Pi tells the captivating tale of an ordinary teenage boy turned survivor, as he encounters a life-changing experience lost in the Pacific Ocean. After living in a small town in India, a young... Added on Friday, April 11, 2014 - 16:47, with
What makes children’s literature as equally significant to adolescent/adult literature? | In my opinion, literature in general is essential to the progression of the intellectual movement, and therefore, all of its forms hold equal signifIcance. Why might it be in question that children’s... Added on Saturday, February 15, 2014 - 00:43, with 2 comment(s)
Wintergirls | Wintergirls is the story about an eighteen year-old named Lia Overbrook, who suffers from anorexia. In addition to her eating disorder, she loathes her life. Her emotional suffering is further... Added on Friday, February 14, 2014 - 21:57, with
Collage essay: The Creative Demands of Children's Literature | How can I convey the connection between visual artwork and literature through the production of a children’s book? My understanding of the connection between visual artwork and literature is that... Added on Friday, January 10, 2014 - 19:41, with
Inquiry Question: How can I convey the connection between visual artwork and literature through the production of a children’s book? | My Double Entry Journal for "Talking with Artists" “One thing I really like about traveling to places where you don’t speak or understand the language is that you usually look harder at things and... Added on Friday, January 10, 2014 - 19:20, with
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i agree | As a girl, this post immediately caught my... 3 years 32 weeks ago in response to Discrimination of Women Around the World
I believe you made a great | I believe you made a great choice by pointing out... 3 years 37 weeks ago in response to How Can the Science Fiction Genre Help Today's Students?
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I share the same resolutions | I share the same resolutions in improving my... 3 years 37 weeks ago in response to New Years Resolutions