What I’m Reading
Genre: Mystery The short story: Eleven years ago, 6 kindergartners went missing. Suddenly, they reappear but with no memory of where they'd been while they were missing...or why only 5 of them returned. Told from the point of view of two of the survivors, and the sister of the still missing victim. They start to realize that they left clues for themselves to help them remember, and they have to work together to solve the mystery
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.