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Year of Wonders « From Hook to Book

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Geraldine Brooks Year of Wonders is an historical fiction tale, based on a true story, of a Derbyshire village who elect to quarantine themselves and their plague in the Spring of 1666 and spend a year cut off from the world.
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'While many characters in Year of Wonders display admirable qualities, Anna Frith is the true heroine of the novel.' Do you ... 'Geraldine Brooks' Year of Wonders is a bleak exploration of human suffering and cruelty.' Discuss ...
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Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks. Narrated by … Dominic Hoffman reads this elegiac novel of memory and redemption with fierce grace, inhabiting Mosley's characters with voices perfectly crafted in pitch and rhythm.
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Year of Wonders | Yarra Plenty Regional Library | BiblioCommons

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Year of Wonders A Novel of the Plague (Book) : Brooks, Geraldine : "When an infected bolt of cloth carries plague from London to an isolated mountain village, a housemaid named Anna Frith emerges as an unlikely heroine and healer.
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Year of Wonders – Historically Off Center With Nan Hawthorne ...

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[Book Review] Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague, by Geraldine Brooks. Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague Geraldine Brooks The famous story of the village of Eame, which faced plague in the mid 1660s, inspired ...
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Kelly's Review of "Year of Wonders" by Geraldine Brooks

Kelly's Review of "Year of Wonders" by Geraldine Brooks | Year of Wonders Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
Title: Year of Wonders. Author: Geraldine Brooks. Published: Penguin, 2001. Book reviewers I trust had ranted about this book for a long time, and I figured I should check it out. Heck, it's #19 on the Best Historical Fiction list on goodreads.
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Eyam Plague Village - Derbyshire

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Boys Don't Read, Except When They Do

Boys Don't Read, Except When They Do | Year of Wonders Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
The fact is that boys are reading. Just like girls, boys are hungry for stories that speak to them, that excite their imaginations and reflect their experiences.

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To Do Well In Life, You Have To 'Read Well'

"Author Walter Dean Myers is the nation's latest ambassador for young people's literature. The two-year post is something like a youth version of poet laureate. As a young man in Harlem, Myers hid his books so no one would know he liked to read. David Greene talks to Myers about his appointment and what he wants to accomplish."

 

Includes audio of interview with Walter Dean Myers.


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All the books I read in 2011 | Kate Holden

There are just so many books out there, and when an average-length novel takes me five or six evenings to read I am increasingly offended by books that don't seem to earn their time. ... Year of Wonders / Geraldine Brooks ...
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Year of Wonders Summary | Geraldine Brooks | http://t.co/8QutJGga: Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague is a fi...
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Book Review: Year of Wonders « Nitty Gritty Dirt Man

Book Review: Year of Wonders « Nitty Gritty Dirt Man | Year of Wonders Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
Take, for example, Year of Wonders, by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Geraldine Brooks. On the surface, it seems ... It's the haunting tagline under the title that seems a little unnerving: “A Novel of the Plague.” Not exactly an ...
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Read any good books? | Europe Forum | Fodor's Travel Talk Forums ...

Read any good books? | Europe Forum | Fodor's Travel Talk Forums ... | Year of Wonders Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
One of my favorites, not a comprehensive history but a novel about a village during the plague years (mid 1600′s) is 'Year of Wonders : a Novel of the Plague' by Geraldine Brooks.
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Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague by Geraldine Brooks ...

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These somber facts form the foundation for Geraldine Brooks' 2001 debut novel, Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague, her imaginative exploration into what could have gone on inside those brutal borders during that …...
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Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague by Geraldine Brooks ...

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These somber facts form the foundation for Geraldine Brooks' 2001 debut novel, Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague, her imaginative exploration into what could have gone on inside those brutal borders during that ...
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Audiobook Blog – Audiobooker, by Mary Burkey – Booklist Online ...

Audiobook Blog – Audiobooker, by Mary Burkey – Booklist Online ... | Year of Wonders Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks. Narrated by ... Dominic Hoffman reads this elegiac novel of memory and redemption with fierce grace, inhabiting Mosley's characters with voices perfectly crafted in pitch and rhythm.
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Read any good books? | Europe Forum | Fodor's Travel Talk Forums

One of my favorites, not a comprehensive history but a novel about a village during the plague years (mid 1600's) is 'Year of Wonders : a Novel of the Plague' by Geraldine Brooks. I work in a library and avoided it for ages ...
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Eyam and the Great Plague of 1665

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10 Tips for Kindle in the Classroom

10 Tips for Kindle in the Classroom | Year of Wonders Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it

"I have been using a Kindle eReader for some time now and really enjoy the convenience and ease of use of these dedicated devices. When I travel to schools, I see more and more schools pilot eReaders in the classroom, especially for students who struggle or who are unmotivated to read. For many students who struggle in reading many are now more inspired to read books on an eReader device as compared to a traditional book. Here are 10 tips for using Kindles in the classroom that I know you will find helpful."


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Year of Wonders - Historically Off Center With Nan Hawthorne

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[Book Review] Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague, by Geraldine Brooks. Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague Geraldine Brooks The famous story of the village of Eame, which faced plague in the mid 1660s, inspired ...
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Artwife Needs a Life: Plague, Pandemic and Contagion (In Literature ...

Artwife Needs a Life: Plague, Pandemic and Contagion (In Literature ... | Year of Wonders Geraldine Brooks | Scoop.it
In the novel "A Year of Wonders," author Geraldine Brooks writes a fictional account of the plague village, Eyam, from the autumn of 1665 to August 1666 when the plague ended. Brooks tells the story of the village from the ...
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