Independent Reading – Fahrenheit 451

Author: Ray Bradbury

Number of pages: 190

 This book is a story about a man who is a firefighter in the future. His name is Montag. In the future, they are prohibited to read books. People become to think that books are public enemy for life, because books wake up people’s emotions deep in [...]

Pastiche – The Catcher in the Rye (What if Hoden was fat?)

Pastiche – The Catcher in the Rye

What if Holden was fat?

After I said goodbye to Phoebe in front of my house’s door, I walked all the way downstairs, instead of taking the elevator. It was quiet harsh, and my T-shirt got goddam sweat all over. When I came down, I directly faced [...]

Personal Response ‘The Catcher in the Rye’

Personal Response about ‘The Catcher in the Rye”

 

 The Catcher in the Rye is a story about a 16 year old boy named Holden Copperfield. Holden has negative thoughts about adults and he thinks that adults are all phonies. When I read this book, I thought “why is he so negative about everything?” [...]

The Discovery (poetry)

The Discovery

 

There was an Indian, who had known no change,

Who strayed content along a sunlit beach

Gathering shells. He heard a sudden strange

Commingled noise: looked up; and gasped for speech

 

For in the bay, where nothing was before,

Moved on the sea, by magic, huge canoes,

With bellying cloths [...]

My special future

Now, we are Grade 9, so I think we should think about our future, and I have already thought about it.  My dreams  had  been  changing  for a long time,  but  now  I have one that is pretty sure. In the future, I want to be an engineer who works especially on mobile phones, [...]

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