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Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

Laurie Halse Anderson’s Speak is the story of a girl starting high school with a secret. Aside from calling 9-1-1 on big summer party, getting lots of kids in trouble and committing social suicide, she tells no one. 621 more words


Vet Volunteers: Treading Water

Narrating kids’ books isn’t as easy as you might think it would be. There tend to be many characters because the stories often center around being at school, where there are lots of different students and faculty members, which all require unique voices (around thirty or so, on average for the shorter books). 301 more words


Laurie Halse Anderson - Speak (52 books challenge, 1/52)

Every time I think of this book, I see it with an exclamation mark at the end. The Polish version (which I read) had one at the end, so now even if I’m thinking “in English” about it, it’s there. 389 more words


Speak- A Review

Laurie Halse Anderson’s Speak is the story of Melinda Sordino’s freshman year of high school. Melinda called the cops at an end-of-summer party, getting a lot of her classmates in big trouble. 504 more words


'Speak': What It Is Like to be a Girl

As girls we are expected to be pretty. We are expected to be beautiful, polite, humble, innocent, and sexy. Boys expect this from us. Friends expect this from us. 1,260 more words


Small Rant

Before I begin this, I just want to warn you readers that this rant has spoilers for the book Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson.

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Review: Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

Details: Paperback, 278 pages
Published: February 23rd 2010 by Speak
Source: Bought it
Buy it: The Book Depository
My Rating: 381 more words