Laura Miller's Profile
|Display Name:||Laura Miller|
|About me:||Intermittent (substitute) Librarian at Hennepin County Library.|
|Reading Interests:||A little bit of everything :-)|
|Laura Miller's Book Lists|
|Sports for People Who Don't Think They Like Sports (11 titles)
|Microhistories (15 titles)
|Picky Eaters- Picture Books (13 titles)
|Novels in Verse (Kids) (17 titles)
|Novels in Verse (Teens) (12 titles)
|Not Your Ordinary School (10 titles)
From schools of magic to crime academies to schools for animal-human shape shifters and more- these are definitely not your average schools.
|If you like Guinness World Records (7 titles)
Other fun fact books for kids
|Fun With Food (9 titles)
Food is more than just for eating! It can be a fun means of artistic expression.
|Fun with words (10 titles)
|From Another Perspective (6 titles)
Turn these picture books upside down, sideways, or read the text in reverse to get a new perspective.
|Vampire Humor (7 titles)
If you like vampire books with some humor mixed in, try these books:
|Parodies of well-known books (19 titles)
|Books About Book Clubs (16 titles)
(and one about a movie club)
|Inside the Human Mind (9 titles)
|Memorable Memoirs (15 titles)
|Laura Miller's Comments|
|The reformed vampire support group |
by Jinks, Catherine.
Fifteen-year-old vampire Nina has been stuck for fifty-one years in a boring support group for vampires, and nothing exciting has ever happened to them--until one of them is murdered and the others must try to solve the crime. posted Sep 21, 2010 at 10:17AM
|Mirror mirror : a book of reversible verse |
by Singer, Marilyn.
A collection of short poems which, when reversed, provide new perspectives on the fairy tale characters they feature. posted Sep 19, 2010 at 3:05PM
|Boy meets girl |
by Radunsky, Vladimir.
This book with text featuring a boy, a girl, a cat, and a dog can be read forwards or backwards. posted Sep 19, 2010 at 3:05PM
by Jonas, Ann.
Chronicles a child's busy day by the sea, in a forest, and then home with the hope of going to a carnival or concert. The illustrations change when the book is turned upside down. posted Sep 19, 2010 at 3:04PM
|Round trip |
by Jonas, Ann.
Text and reversible black and white illustrations record the sights on a day trip to the city and back home again to the country. posted Sep 19, 2010 at 3:03PM