historical Archives - Maci and Zoe Read Books

The White Dawn: An Eskimo Saga by James Houston

The White Dawn: An Eskimo Saga by James Houston

Nov 03, 2017

The White Dawn by James Houston is a novel I read for my history of the twentieth century...

Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche by Ethan Watters

Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche by Ethan Watters

Aug 11, 2017

I read this book in two large chunks, one half over winter break and then I finished the...

D-Day: The Battle for Normandy  by Antony Beevor

D-Day: The Battle for Normandy by Antony Beevor

Jun 25, 2017

As I finished this long book, I became slightly sentimental about the people and the story that I...

Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Apr 04, 2017

I absolutely loved this book! Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan is an amazing book. It is a story...

Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune by Pamela S. Turner

Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune by Pamela S. Turner

Mar 31, 2017

I am disappointed to say that I did not like this book as much as I wanted too....

The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

Feb 27, 2017

This is a new favorite. Every single moment was a thrill. I did not expect it, but every...

March: Book One (March, #1)  by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell

March: Book One (March, #1) by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell

Feb 27, 2017

I read a preview of this book awhile ago, and then during one of the first weekends of...

March by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

March by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

Jan 20, 2017

March is a graphic novel trilogy by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell. It is about John...

A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen

A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Jan 20, 2017

A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen is about a family who is split by the Berlin Wall...

Look Who’s Back  by Timur Vermes

Look Who’s Back by Timur Vermes

Jun 14, 2016

When I first saw this book, my first reaction was, “Is that Hitler?” on the front cover of...

Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

Jun 01, 2016

Black Dove, White Raven is by Elizabeth Wein, who is also the author of Rose Under Fire and...

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban  by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb

Mar 08, 2016

This is a great book. Everything about it is really informative and stimulating. This is because as Malala...

The Great Gatsby  by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Jan 05, 2016

Every time I hear the name Gatsby, I just sigh in exasperation, which I guess is part of...

Death of a Salesman  by Arthur Miller

Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller

Jan 02, 2016

I read this book initially for a class at school, the first act I was really just trying...

Fences by August Wilson

Fences by August Wilson

Jan 02, 2016

This is another play that I read for school, this time, to compare to Death of A Salesman...

Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust  by Michael Gruenbaum and Todd Hasak-Lowy

Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust by Michael Gruenbaum and Todd Hasak-Lowy

Jan 02, 2016

Alas, another Holocaust book. Thats what everyone says when these come out. But it is important not to...