I saw a book list that was entitled 25 book you might wish to steal from your teen and I thought I would check a few of them out because I have a fascination with young adult fiction.
Dead End in Norvelt
By Jack Gantos
Jack thinks his summer is over until his mother volunteers him to help a neighbor. He discovers a mystery behind his unusual assignment.
Okay for Now
By Gary D. Schmidt
A Long Way from Chicago
A shotgun-toting, cherry-bomb-throwing grandma, a corpse that doesn’t seem to want to stay in its coffin, bandits, ghosts and other exciting adventures await when two city kids spend summers away from home.
|Half BrotherBy Kenneth Oppel|
Here is a place mat that I made using leftover fabric from Saltwater, along with some linen fabric. Yes, these circles did take hours to do.
I have a thing for dots. All kinds of dots. I love the mix of colors that these have. I'm currently working on a new quilt that will live on our couch and will keep us warm while we are watching T.V.
Until next time,