What I’m Reading
Genre: Fractured Fairytale Series: Dorothy Must Die #1 The short story: Amy is just another girl with Teen angst growing up in the middle of nowhere Kansas. Her mom is no use, barely able to cope with life let alone raise a teenage daughter and the kids at school make fun of her for living in a trailer park. One day all of that changes as Amy is swept away in a tornado to the land
John Green Q&A with John Green from Entertainment Weekly You can read the rest of this article by picking up the October 13 issue at the Library, or You can watch him describe what he's talking about his own words here. What made you decide to write such an intensely personal novel? I didn’t start out thinking I was even writing a book. I started by thinking, I need to try and find expression for this way-down terror that controls so much of my daily life. Part of what’s terrifying about pain is that it’s difficult to access or describe via sentences.