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Breakfast on Mars : and 37 other delectable essays /

Present a collection of unconventional essays by leading writers to challenge how students think about essays using imaginative, rule-breaking, and unconventional examples. Full description

Other Authors: Stern, Rebecca., Wolfe, Brad.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2013
Edition: First edition.
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Contents: Camp Dread or how to survive a shockingly awful summer /Ransom Riggs --Sasquatch is out there (and he wants us to leave him alone) /Kirsten Miller --Warning: this essay does not contain pictures /Scott Westerfeld --It's on like donkey kong /Alan Gratz --The world is full of time machines /Steve Almond --Hello, my name is /Jennifer Lou --Breakfast on Mars: why we should colonize the red planet /Chris Higgens --Robots only: why we shouldn't colonize Mars /Chris HIggins --Recall and defend /Rita Williams-GarciaMy life before television /Elizabeth Winthrop --A rite of passage (and the importance of penguin etiquette) /Chris Epting -- tNatural light /Sloane Crosley --Home girl /April Sinclair --Invisibility /Maile Meloy --The most famous fairy-tale cat of all is a furry-faced fabulist /Daisy Whitney -- tOn facing my fears /Khalid Birdson --Raised by wolves /Sarah Prineas --Why we need tails /Ned Vizzini --Death is only a horizon /Alane Ferguson --Blue Jeans, Cat Stevens, and my first kiss /Lise Clavel -- King Arthur's great power /Mary-Ann Ochota --A thousand truths: (mostly) a good dog /Steve Brezenoff --Death by host family /Casey Scieszka and Steven Weinberg --The incredibly amazing humpback anglerfish /Michael Hearst --Showering with spiders /Clay McLeod Chapman --River girl /Gigi Amateau --A good lie /Laurel Snyder --how to fly /Wendy Mass --Blueberries /Marie Rutkoski --Banning books-an un-American act /Sarah Darer Littman --Laika endings /Nick Abadzis --From seed to flower /Michael David Lukas --Sex, drugs, and rock'n'roll /Lena Roy --A single story can change many lives /Craig Kielburger --Creative book camp /Joshua Mohr --Princess Leia is an awesome role model /Cecil Castellucci --The only job I've ever had /Joe Craig --Break the rules /Ellen Sussman.
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Library Location Call Number Status
Oshkosh Children's Nonfiction 814 B828 On Hold
Ripon Young Adult/Teen--Nonfiction 372.623 Stern Due: 10/14/2014

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