Those last days. It was a cold Autumn evening in New Jersey, I was helping Ma prepare dinner.But it was different. My grey faced brother was dying, I knew this. No way of hiding it or wrapping it pretty. It was too difficult to try and hide it. Before this he lived a loose life […]

The absolutely true diary of a part time Indian is about a boy named Junior who has a few problems. Junior has a life defect, has 3 of his loved ones pass away and goes to a all white school in Rearden. His family is poor and his Wellpinit community reject him. All of these […]

The quote I have chosen is the one that says ‘ This describes Junior best as an outsider. This is because it states ‘They stared at me, the Indian  boy with a black eye and swollen nose’. This shows Junior as an outsider because the text is from his first day at Rearden, a small […]

Analysing ”Stranger”  suggests that Junior feels like a stranger in Rearden and Wellpinit.”

In this essay I am going to talk about Shaun Tan’s ‘The Arrival’. The book is one for imagination and there are no words in the novel. It is a series of pictures so you are to infer what happens. In this essay I will explore the theme of migration in the novel and how […]

In this book, there are tonnes of tense moments with a few sad parts. This is my report on this book. In Raven’s Gate, the first book in this series, 14-year-old orphan Matthew Freeman is at the mercy of his foster mother and her neighbors — all modern-day witches — who plan to sacrifice him […]

In the sonnet, the speaker compares his beloved to a summer’s day, and argues that his love is better. “Rough winds do shake the darling buds of may”. This shows that Shakespeare is comparing her hair to the flowers of May. He also states that his love is eternal through the words of the poem. […]