Monthly Archives: October 2013

I AM MALALA by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb

On October 9, 2012, a young, bearded man boarded a bus carrying children from the Khushal School in Swat, and demanded, “Who is Malala?” No one answered.  There was only one girl with her face not covered.  He lifted a … Continue reading

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THE REASON I JUMP by Naoki Higashida

Why should you read this book?  Two reasons: 1) if you know anyone who is autistic, and 2) if you are human. Written by a 13 year-old autistic boy, THE REASON I JUMP will open your mind to a whole … Continue reading

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