Tag Archives: Paul Zindel

2015 Books Read

Even I am impressed with how much I read this year. Along the course of the year, occasionally I’d think to myself, “Good job, Sheila, with your Self-Imposed Reading Plan!” I’ve read a lot of new novels (not really my … Continue reading

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Book Questionnaire Full of Shame, Loathing and Lying

I can’t remember where I initially found this questionnaire, but in re-doing my Categories I found the questions saved in Drafts. I had obviously seen them somewhere, and wanted to answer them eventually. Thought I’d bring it out now. Haven’t … Continue reading

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Ten Books I Couldn’t Live Without

1. Possession – by A.S. Byatt. Like Heather I have read this book probably 4 or 5 times – I just finished it yet again, and every time I come to it – I see different things, I relate to … Continue reading

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The Books: The Girl Who Wanted a Boy (Paul Zindel)

Daily Book Excerpt: YA books: Next book on the shelf is The Girl Who Wanted a Boy by Paul Zindel. There’s a funny story behind this book – which I loved as a teenager. I signed it out of the … Continue reading

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The Books: The Undertaker’s Gone Bananas (Paul Zindel)

Children’s/YA fiction bookshelf: Next book on the shelf is The Undertaker’s Gone Banana’s by Paul Zindel. All I remember about this book is that two kids – Bobby and Lauri – become convinced that a tenant in their building has … Continue reading

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The Books: Pardon Me, You’re Stepping On My Eyeball(Paul Zindel)

Daily Book Excerpt: YA books: Next book on the shelf is Pardon Me, You’re Stepping on My Eyeball! by Paul Zindel. Of all of Zindel’s books, this might be my favorite. Don’t let the title throw you off. It’s sort … Continue reading

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The Books: “The Pigman’s Legacy” (Paul Zindel)

Daily Book Excerpt: YA books: Next book on the shelf is The Pigman’s Legacy by Paul Zindel. The sequel!! The sequel is nothing compared to The Pigman – and the plot is basically a repeat of what happened in the … Continue reading

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The Books: “The Pigman” (Paul Zindel)

Daily Book Excerpt: YA fiction: Next book on the shelf is The Pigman by Paul Zindel. Okay, I always get a bit nervous when I pull a book off the shelf that not only do I love – but I … Continue reading

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