“Fall” into a Good Book Today!
The week the Pioneer decided to write about a few good books that you should read. Fall is here and the weather is getting chilly and you will need to start doing more indoor activities so try falling into a good book!
1. I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
This heart-felt book is about a Pakistan girl named , Malala Yousafzai, who stands up to the Taliban when they come and take control over Swat Valley . She fights for her education and while doing so she gets shot in the head on the bus. Many did not expect her to survive , but her miraculous recovery has taken her on a new journey to the United States. Where she spoke about everything she’s gone through and bringing attention to the corrupt ways of the Taliban people.
2. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Hazel Grace is a young girl who is fighting cancer in her lungs. This book is about her journey and the people she meets while she is trying to fight off cancer. While she is dealing with all of this she goes to a group that gives support to cancer patients and young teens going through this in their everyday lives. During her time in the support group she meets a boy named Augustus Waters. They fall in love in love and try to deal with their cancer together.
3. Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card
Andrew “Ender” Wiggin is the third in a family of geniuses. He is chosen by the international military to save the world from total destruction. Before he is chosen Ender wears a special monitoring system that allows the military to see everything he does. This makes Peter, Ender’s brother, resent him. Ender is a leader and goes to a school where they do mock alien invasions and have children soldiers with special gifts. Between Ender and his two siblings they have the skills to rebuild the world , if the world survives.
4. The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
This book begins with a boy named , Theo Decker. He and his mother get into a terrible accident and he loses her. After he is determined not to become an orphan of the city . Then only one thing of this world comforts him with the loss his mother . Art . He then falls into the underworld of art and it brings him comfort and helps him coup with the loss of his beloved mother.
5. Sweet Feet : Samantha Gordon‘s Winning Season by Samantha Gordon
In this inspirational book Samantha Gordon is a ten year-old girl who is the number one football player in a league full of boys . She becomes an online sensation ! Sam has been featured in many commercials such as NFL, ESPN , Cartoon Network , Good Morning America , and many others . She has been such an inspiration for young girls across the world an teaches them they can do whatever they set their minds to.
Think about picking one I these books to read . Then comment below and tell us how you like them .
Posted on October 30, 2013, in Lifestyle, Top Stories and tagged Allura Milliron, Donna Tartt, Ender Wiggin, Good Morning America, High school, Malala Yousafzai, Pakistan, People, Pioneer, Samantha Gordon, SLA, sla pioneer, South Lancaster Academy, Student, Students, Swat District, United States. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.