Blog Post #5

In the book The Inexplicable Logic of My Life there are lots of problems that it covers. Some of the problems are discrimination, things with the LGBTQ community, and just lots of steryo types. Discrimination started a in the 1860’s during the reconstruction period after the civil war. There are many organizations that help with racial equality. Some examples are NAACP, KIND, Advancement Project, and Color of Change. Benjamin Saenz,…

Book show and tell: the darkest minds

The book is about how there are some kids that have special powers and they are put into camps to do work for the government biased on there powers. The main character is the most powerful of the kids and tries to keep it a secret because if not the government will kill her. She escapes the camp and joins a group that are trying to find a safe place…

Steelheart final blog post

The book steelheart is a great read. I usually am not a fan of reading but I thought that this book was great and fun to read. It always kept me wanting to read more. In the book humans and superhero’s both play big roles and the conflict between them makes the book really good. I think that humans do have a very big role in super hero books. I…

Blog #4: Book Series

I chose to read the Darkest Minds series because my friend Alexa told me that it was a great read and that I would like it. I have finished the 1st book already and I am about half way through the second.  So far I love this book and would recommend it. I will probably be done with the second book by the end of February or the beginning of…

Blog #3: Bookish Comforts

Some bookish comforts that matched up with mine were feeling the book in my hand, feeling a connection with a character, and being able to escape reality when you read. I really feel comfort by a book when I can relate to the character and understand what they are going through. If i got to pick a day to have everything be perfect condition for me to read I would…

Blog #2: Backstory

Steelhearts story The sun was setting, everything was so peace while he hid in the small shack he had built to protect himself from the humans that didn’t have powers. They were jealous and full of rage. They wanted to be something special, but what they really wanted was to be powerful enough to take over anyone or anything. They craved the power that only some people had. The ones…

Post #1: Introduction

Hi, I’m Jaylee I’m not much of a reader but if I find a great book I do like to read sometimes. I first learned o=how to read when I was little, I got into reading in 4th grade but got out of it in 7th because of sports. I really like the book The Lightning Thief. That’s pretty much the only book I really have read. I like to…