Tag Archives: books

  1. George Saunders

    Leave a comment

    June 7, 2017 by bhjames78

    In the spring of 2008, I stood alone in a mostly empty hallway at Franklin High School, laughing out loud. …
    Continue reading

  2. After the Dam by Amy Hassinger

    Leave a comment

    March 14, 2017 by bhjames78

    Last night, I finished reading Amy Hassinger’s novel, After the Dam. It was delightful. Everyone who can read should read …
    Continue reading

  3. CATE Conference 2017: Creating Critical Thinkers through the Study of Literature

    Leave a comment

    February 26, 2017 by bhjames78

    Two Fridays ago (February 17th),  Liz and I attended the California Association of Teachers of English (CATE) Conference in Santa Monica, …
    Continue reading

  4. Testimonials from Workshop on Teaching Literature in High School Classrooms

    Leave a comment

    January 15, 2017 by bhjames78

    On January 9th, we (Liz and I) led a workshop at the University of the Pacific in Stockton on creating critical …
    Continue reading

  5. Married Couple Abandons Parenting for 3 Months to Write Book

    1

    November 24, 2016 by bhjames78

    Potential headlines for this story: Married couple writes book.  Married couple writes book in only 3 months.  Married couple abandons …
    Continue reading