[aisle] [External] Book suggestions needed

Weber, Kristina kristina.weber at d300.org
Wed Apr 15 09:41:25 CDT 2020

I agree with Carolyn's list, and I'd add:

The Other Wes Moore
A Long Way Home
On the Come Up

On Wed, Apr 15, 2020 at 9:26 AM Meyer, Gail via AISLE <
aisle at list.railslibraries.info> wrote:

> I'm usually pretty good at this sort of thing but working from home makes
> it harder for me to focus.
> A freshman English teacher is looking for 12-15 titles that meet the
> following criteria. My aide and I brainstormed and we have maybe 6... any
> suggestions?
> Can you think of a variety of YAL, memoirs, and plays, that focus on an
> individual figuring out who they are in the world? The question for this
> unit is: *How does knowing one’s self secure a place in society?*
> *​*
> I feel like almost any book can be interpreted as to be about that (for
> example, you can even argue that Harry Potter is about finding out who one
> is in the world) so I'm looking for the really strong ones.  Thank you,
> members, for helping. :)
> Gail Meyer, Librarian
> TF South High School
> Lansing, IL
> gmeyer at tfd215.org
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