Title of the book: Becoming
Author: Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama's book is a wonderful book as it is not a book about politics, but her life as a poor and black little girl in the children and as the first lady of the United States of America. Through reading this book, you will be inspired how preservance and determination affect the success in life. You will be motived to stay strong and fight for justice when reading her powerful speeches.
I highly recommend to every one as this book definitely benefits to anyone reading from it.
This book is really amazing! It shows how this girl has a hard time fitting in and goes through some problems such as tooth lose, puberty, and others teasing her. I really recommend this book for people having these problems or if you don't have those problems I would still recommend it! Its really inspiring and shows that we can stand up for ourselves and go through tough times. Again, I highly recommend this book if your going through tough times!
This book can answer any close-ended questions, it's like a magic 8 ball!
Close-ended questions are questions that can be answered with either "Yes" or "No".Firstly, hold the closed book in your hand. Secondly, use 10 or 15 seconds to think about your close-ended question. Thirdly, visualize or speak your question while placing a hand on the cover and stroking the edge of the pages from back to front. After that, wait until you sense that the timing is right and open the book. The answer will be on the page. Remember to only ask one question at a time!
Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change.When the twins' grandmother gives them a treasured fairy-tale book, they have no idea they're about to enter a land beyond all imagining: the Land of Stories, where fairy tales are real.But as Alex and Conner soon discover, the stories they know so well haven't ended in this magical land - Goldilocks is now a wanted fugitive, Red Riding Hood has her own kingdom, and Queen Cinderella is about to become a mother!The twins know they must get back home somehow. But with the legendary Evil Queen hot on their trail, will they ever find the way?The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell brings readers on a thrilling quest filled with magic spells, laugh-out-loud humour and page-turning adventure.
A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero' - David WalliamsOne child a week is fifty-two a year.Squish them and squiggle them and make them disappear.BEWARE.There are witches EVERYWHERE. Witches could be a cashier in a supermarket, a woman driving a fancy car, or even your own teacher.The only thing a witch cares about is squelching children. She hunts and squelches as many children as she possibly can. At least one a week.The Grand High Witch hates children most of all and plans to make every single one of YOU disappear.Only one boy and his grandmother can stop her. But if their plan fails, the Grand High Witch will frizzle them like fritters, and then what will happen?
Being a teen is stressful! Whether it’s school, friends, or dating, the teen years are full of difficult changes―both mentally and physically. If you're like many teens, you may have difficulty dealing with stress in effective ways. You aren’t alone, and there are things you can do to stay calm, no matter how stressful life becomes. All you need to do is stop, breathe, and be mindful and aware in the present moment.
The Mindful Teen offers a unique program based in mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) and mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) to help you deal with stress. The simple, practical, and easy-to-remember tips in this book can be used every day to help you handle any difficult situation more effectively―whether it’s taking a test at school, having a disagreement with your parents, or a problem you are having with friends.
If you’re ready to uncover your own inner strength and resilience through mindful awareness and take charge of your life, this book will show you how.
What Do You Do With An Idea? is about a boy who has an idea, illustrated as a golden crowned egg with legs. The boy wonders about the peculiar golden biped; its origins, its purpose, its place in the world. The boy was uncomfortable, he was unsure what to do with the idea and so he tried to deny its existence. But the idea was persistent and would not leave, in fact it seemed to be growing and eventually, the boy got used to having this idea around. As the boy becomes more comfortable with the idea, he tentatively starts sharing it with others. Many laughed at the peculiar looking idea, as the boy suspected they would, but the boy perseveres. Becoming more confident, the boy decides to ignore his detractors and nurture and love the idea, to the point where he can’t imagine life without it. The boy discovers his idea gives him the feeling of being alive and also perspective on seeing life differently. With the boy’s attention and dedication, the idea beautifully changes the world and permanently becomes part of everything around him.