Larissa Hernandez

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Pyrotechnics on the Page: Playful Craft to Spark Writing

<b>Pyrotechnics on the Page: Playful Craft that Sparks Writing</b> <br>By Ralph Fletcher<br>(Stenhouse Publishers, 2010 – Learn more<i>)</i><p><i>Reviewed by Kevin Hodgson</i><p>If …

Compare & Contrast Map

The Compare & Contrast Map is an interactive graphic organizer that enables students to organize and outline their ideas for different kinds of …

Frederick Douglass Statue Set for Capitol Unveiling

Frederick Douglass will officially take his place in the Capitol on June 19, now that Congress has passed legislation authorizing the use of …

Books To Read Before You See The Movie This Summer

By Leigh Newman<p>Before you rush off to grab popcorn and chocolate-covered pretzels, sink your teeth into the majestic prose that's being adapted into the season's most anticipated films.

The First 10 Works of Fiction You Should Read If You’ve Never Read a Book Before

Recently, celebrity chef Jamie Oliver told reporters that — while he has written more than 20 cookbooks — he had never read a whole book until …

The Great Gatsby Line That Came From Fitzgerald's Life—and Inspired a Novel

F. Scott and Zelda's turbulent marriage gave both spouses material to write about, which in turn became writing material for subsequent generations of authors.<p><b>By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature.</b><p>Doug McLean<p>In 1939, Zelda and F. …

Poet of the Ozarks: Daniel Woodrell on His New Book and Life

He came to widespread fame with Winter’s Bone, but Daniel Woodrell has been writing some of America’s best fiction for years. He talks to Allen Barra …