The Starving Bibliophile

Books before food (and any sort of comfortable life).

Tag Archives: High school

The Top 12 Books to Read in the Summer

Summer and I have a love/hate relationship. I love summer, but in return it loves to bake me and turn me into a lobster while giving me the constant feeling … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

How to Know if Your Life is an Unhappy One

As I was getting ready for a dinner party that I was hosting for my friends the weekend after Christmas, all I could think of was, “God, I really don’t … Continue reading

January 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Whale Talk

Summary: Representing one-third of his community’s minority population (“I’m black. And Japanese. And white”), T.J. Jones voices a darkly ironic appraisal of the high school sports arena. Despite his natural … Continue reading

July 10, 2010 · Leave a comment