June 10, 2009 by elliottzetta
It’s up! Pop over to Chasing Ray and read all the YA authors’ reflections on their favorite books as tweens/teens. What book had the greatest impact on YOU back in the day?
Posted in book culture, children's literature, kidlit blogs, multicultural literature, race & gender | 2 Comments
Arggggggg! I read it earlier but comments were closed. Tried to respond twice and got errors.
I think we’ve talked about this before. Major books for me were:
Roots, read this in the 8th grade.
Black Like Me, high school
I know Why The Caged Bird Sings, high school
I didn’t read Roots until I was an adult–my grandmother gave it to me–though I vividly remember watching the miniseries as a child…
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