Presentation on theme: "Choose one of the following books:. Non-Fiction means REAL."— Presentation transcript:
Choose one of the following books:
Non-Fiction means REAL
In Outliers, Gladwell tries to explain why some people succeed and some do not. If you want to know how to succeed in life, read this book! Interview with Katie Couric: https://www.youtube.com /watch?v=KW-Uxg9Uujc
The title says it all…if you’ve ever been bullied, seen bullying or been a bully, read this book! Interview with Ms. Hall: https://www.youtube.co m/watch?v=ne2VWpO8 uRw
Story of Tiny Fey’s life If you want a good laugh, pick this book! Unprofessional trailer: https://www.youtube.c om/watch?v=T6QQz G01U9Y
2 boys – same name Born in the same neighborhood Similar family life One is a Rhodes Scholar One is a criminal WHY??? 4 minute summary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bk_U6wHs zE
A true story of discovering a WWII German U-boat near New Jersey Adventurous and exciting read!
Would you want to drive the Wienermobile? If so, read this book to learn about the experience! A fun and easy read!
Romance story 2 teens with cancer Theme: Love conquers all Short trailer: https://www.youtube. com/watch?v=G4BC KLbRHTM
Teenagers in a scary environment Living in an unsolvable Maze full of hideous creatures Survival story Action-packed! Movie coming out soon Creepy trailer (3 minutes): https://www.youtube.com/wa tch?v=fD3zA3GI020
It’s 1996 Two teenagers start up AOL Something called “Facebook” appears on the monitor They see themselves 15 years in the future (40 second trailer) https://www.youtube.com/watc h?v=UKs74qAjDz8 Same author as Thirteen Reasons Why
Can 4 minutes change your life? Do you believe in love at first sight? Read this book if you love love Movie Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watc h?v=fBhJv5hYsAU
Apocalyptic (End-of- the-world) theme Fictional history of how humanity survived a zombie invasion Movie trailer: https://www.youtube.com /watch?v=4EC7P5WdUko
An over-weight girl improves her life with the help of her friends She finds love and more importantly, learns to love herself Choose this book if you want to learn about her journey
What if your parents could “unwind” you? What if you parents could give away your body parts if they no longer wanted to keep you? What would you do?
From Amazon.com: Ed Kennedy is an underage cabdriver without much of a future. He's pathetic at playing cards, hopelessly in love with his best friend, Audrey, and utterly devoted to his coffee-drinking dog, the Doorman. His life is one of peaceful routine and incompetence until he inadvertently stops a bank robbery. That's when the first ace arrives in the mail.
From Amazon.com: Funny, surprising, and tender, Friends with Boys is a pitch perfect YA graphic novel full of spooky supernatural fun.
Sonia’s family recently immigrated from Mexico She has to juggle a difficult family life while trying to graduate from high school A heart-warming story about a girl growing up in America
A classic novel set in the early 1900’s (Pioneer times) A young man falls in love with a woman who is struggling to survive in a harsh, prairie land