Frank Papé’s endpapers for Penguin Island. Image via the George Macy ImageryAnatole France won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1921; the award committee, maybe taking a cue from his surname, lauded his “true Gallic temperament.” And there is no denying it: France was French. His celebrated temperament is maybe most visible in Penguin Island,his 1908 novel, which... Read More »
Fill in a chart to explain the meaning of several examples of personification in the novel, Island of the Blue Dolphins. Also, you can illustrate its meaning.Chapter and example given- students explain what it means/image that comes to mind & then illustrate their thinkingExample: Chapter 9- Fog crept in and out of the empty huts.
Robinson Crusoe: Adventure on the Cursed Island. One of the hottest games of 2012-2013, this coop strategy game based on the novel is awaiting a reprint expected to arrive in August. | Image | BoardGameGeek
Click to view a larger cover image of "Great Stories of Courage /Call of the Wild/ Red Badge of Courage/ Treasure Island: The Call of the Wild/ the Red Badge of Courage/Treasure Island (Bank Street Graphic Novels)" by Jack London, Stephen Crane, Robert Louis Stevenson
Ian Fleming’s Dr. No was the sixth James Bond novel, published in 1958. After his brush with death in “From Russia With Love”, Bond rests and rejuvenates in Jamaica and finds himself journeying to Dr. No’s island, where he meets the beautiful Honey Ryder. It’s a great story showing Bond at his direct, lethal best. On a scale of 1 to 10, I give it an 9.
The Inn at Rodanthe as it was named in the movie based on Nicholas Sparks popular novel, “Nights In Rodanthe,” starring Richard Gere and Diane Lane, is the most famous home on Hatteras Island. http://www.sunrealtync.com/house/r-51