The Honest Truth Book Review

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M's Review:
When you read this book you will probably think "This kid is crazy". 
Dan Gemeinhart gives a lot of good details and feeling to this book. My 
teacher read this book for a read-aloud in class and had a lot of people crying....
I think this is a good book for 4th grade and above.


Mom's Take:

This is a great story about friendship and the value of life in the face of 
illness. Readers 5th grade to adult will enjoy this book.
It's a good book for opening up discussion about illness, death and choices
that are made. 
Questions this book generated:
Why did the author choose a girl to be the main character's best friend?
What should Jessie have done?
What would you do if you were Mark?
What would you do if you were Jessie?
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One thought on “The Honest Truth Book Review

  1. I’m so glad you both started a blog. I will share it with the boys. I already put The Honest Truth on hold at the library. Cant wait to see what book you guys will talk about next. Good Luck in your blogging adventures.

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