Tag Archives: Science Fiction

The City of Ember

Author: Jeanne DuPrau Illustrator: NA Publisher and Year: Yearling (2003) Number of pages: 270 Genre: Science-Fiction Descriptive Annotation: The City of Ember is a story of a city that exists without natural light. There is this city which was built … Continue reading

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What Makes Day and Night?

Author: Chris Arvetis Illustrator: James Buckley Publisher and Year: Newfield Publications (1984) Number of pages: 31 Genre: Realistic Fiction Descriptive Annotation: What Makes Day and Night? is also titled Why is it Dark?. It describes why there is day and … Continue reading

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If I Were a Penguin…

Author: Heidi Goennel Illustrator: Heidi Goennel Publisher and Year: Little, Brown and Company (1989) Number of pages: 27 Genre: Fiction Descriptive Annotation: The speaker wonders what he might be if he were not himself. It takes a look at different … Continue reading

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