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Novel Sets

Posted by terryjamesresourcecentre on August 21, 2008

Flat Stanley, by Jeff Brown.

After a bulletin board falls on Stanley while he’s sleeping, he finds that being flat has its advantages.  Reading level: Primary.

 

Castle Diary: the Journal of Tobias Burgess, by Richard Platt.

As a page in his uncle’s castle in thirteenth-century England, eleven-year-old Tobias records in his journal his experiences learning how to hunt, play games of skill, and behave in noble society. Includes notes on noblemen, castles, and feudalism.  Reading level: Junior.

 

 

We All Fall Down, by Eric Walters.

Today is September 10, 2001.  As an assignment, all the students in Will’s class will be going to their parents’ workplaces tomorrow.  Reading level: Intermediate.

 

 

The Kite Runner, by Khaled Hosseini.

Traces the unlikely friendship of a wealthy Afghan youth and a servant’s son, in a tale that spans the final days of Afghanistan’s monarchy through the atrocities of the present day.  Reading level: Senior.

 

 

La Valise d’Hana, de Karen Levine

Un jour, à Tokyo, Fumiko Ishioka, la directrice du Centre de l’Holocauste, reçune valise du camp de concentration c’Auschqitz.  On peut u lire: Hana Brady, 16 mai 1931, et une not allemand Waisenkind signifiant orpheline.  Et que lui est-it arrivé?  Du Japon, Fumiko entreprend alors une enquête qui la conduit en Europe et au Canada.  Elle refuse d’abandonner ses recherches.  Reading level: Intermediate, Senior.

 

The Video Library has many novel sets available, in both French and English.  Please check our website for information on how to order.

 

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