5 Books I Wish I Read in High School

5 Books I Wish I Read in High School

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More and more high schools have been adding modern novels into their literature curriculum, which allow teenagers the opportunity to enter the current realm of books instead of staying stuck in the past. Despite the immense significance of literary classics, their themes and motifs can often be outdated and not relatable to a young audience. While coming of age masterpieces offer great insight into the minds of adolescents, more recent releases seem to have just the advice and spunk that high schoolers should be required to absorb in a classroom setting.     1. Just Kids by Patti Smith    …

Not Into Superhero Stories? Check Out These Classic Graphic Novels

Not Into Superhero Stories? Check Out These Classic Graphic Novels

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2019 has been a huge year for comic book adaptations, from Avengers: Endgame which was released earlier this year, to Joker, which is set to release this October. However, not all iconic comic books are based on superheroes. With the current overflow of Marvel and DC superhero movies, we tend to forget that some of the best graphic novels don’t necessarily revolve around characters with supernatural abilities. Here are some classics you may already be familiar with, but still need the recognition they deserve.   Persepolis   Image Via Amazon Persepolis is a graphic novel written by Marjane Satrapi. It portrays the author’s …