Last night I created a page title “Summer Reading,” listing the books I bought at the Scholastic warehouse that I planned on reading this summer.
A few days ago, I happened across a blog about dystopian novels written by four (soon to be 5) dystopian authors called League of Extraordinary Writers.
Today, I read a post on League of Extraordinary Writers about Scott Westerfield’s series Uglies. I’ve been thinking about reading (you know I mean buying) this series since a student last semester completed a Wordle project (I’ll embed it when I’m on a computer from which I can access my blog) on it for her Language Arts class. It was something the author of the post “There’s Nothing New Pretty Under the Sun” said that piqued my interest enough to move it closer to the top of my list of books to read. She says,