Lord of the Flies (BOOK)--William Golding's classic tale about a group of English schoolboys who are plane-wrecked on a deserted island. At first, the stranded boys cooperate, attempting to gather food, make shelters, & maintain signal fires. Overseeing their efforts are Ralph, & Piggy, Ralph's chubby, wisdom-dispensing sidekick. Although Ralph tries to impose order and delegate responsibility, there are many in their number who would rather swim, play, or hunt the island's wild pig…

Lord of the Flies (BOOK)--William Golding's classic tale about a group of English schoolboys who are plane-wrecked on a deserted island. At first, the stranded boys cooperate, attempting to gather food, make shelters, & maintain signal fires. Overseeing their efforts are Ralph, & Piggy, Ralph's chubby, wisdom-dispensing sidekick. Although Ralph tries to impose order and delegate responsibility, there are many in their number who would rather swim, play, or hunt the island's wild pig…

"Great Girls Your Daughter Should Know  (Before she reads Twilight) -- "This is seriously one of the greatest lists I've ever seen."

"Great Girls Your Daughter Should Know (Before she reads Twilight) -- "This is seriously one of the greatest lists I've ever seen."

See what books were picked by the avid Goodread's folks as their 100 Books You Should Read in Your Lifetime.

See what books were picked by the avid Goodread's folks as their 100 Books You Should Read in Your Lifetime.

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"What are you reading?" "Words! Words! WORDS!" I feel like hamlet may be reading in this scene to distract himself, because he has to stay in Denmark to avenge his father, so he is so silly and happy in this scene because he is escaping for a little while

An empowering  novel set in Jackson, MS.  Yes it is about racism and there is definitely some stereotyping - HOWEVER the characters are accessible and the message is powerful.

An empowering novel set in Jackson, MS. Yes it is about racism and there is definitely some stereotyping - HOWEVER the characters are accessible and the message is powerful.

People who think dying is the worst thing don’t know a thing about life.

People who think dying is the worst thing don’t know a thing about life.

This site is awesome. Type in your favorite book and it will list 20 others similar to it. :)

This site is awesome. Type in your favorite book and it will list 20 others similar to it. :)

If you've never read this, go to your local library and open a new world...an innocent world in some ways but yet a close minded world of prejudice and hate, and with characters who stood by their convictions.Were people really so full of integrity?Has the world changed so much that it's become hard to even comprehend ppl being so decent and standing up for what they believed in? A must read.

If you've never read this, go to your local library and open a new world...an innocent world in some ways but yet a close minded world of prejudice and hate, and with characters who stood by their convictions.Were people really so full of integrity?Has the world changed so much that it's become hard to even comprehend ppl being so decent and standing up for what they believed in? A must read.

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