BC: "Don't cry because it's over, Smile because it happened." - Dr Seuss
FC: S. A. Bodeen
1: laughter is an instant vacation | She grew up in a dairy farm in Wisconsin Her full name is Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen.
2: Her first friends were cows. She named them after characters in books.
3: She has lived in 7 states. Now she lives in Oregon.
4: She was a Peace Corps volunteer in Africa. She writes books for children and young adults.
5: The Compound won the 2012 Connecticut Nutmeg Award. The Compound was her first young adult book, published in 2008.
6: The Compound won the 2011 Maryland Black Eyed Susan Award. The Compound won the 2009 ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers.
7: The Gardener is a finalist for the 2012-13 MU Truman Award. The Gardener is a finalist for the 2011-12 Arkansas Teen Book Award.
8: The Gardener gets a 2011 ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers. The Gardener wins Best Summer Read by Good Morning America.
9: The Compound gets a starred review from Publishers Weekly Publishers Weekly names The Compound a flying start
10: The Compound was named a 2009 ALA Amazing Audio Book. The Compound was named to the 2009 Lone Star Reading list.
11: The Compound is a finalist for the 2009-10 Isinglass Award. The Compound is a finalist for the 2010-11 Gateway Award.
12: The Compound is a finalist for the 2010-11 Sequoya Award, Intermediate,and High School, Oaklhoma. The Compound is a finalist for the 2011 Washington Evergreen YA Award.
13: The Compound won the 2010-11 Florida Teens Read Award. The Compound won the 2010-11 North Carolina Teen Book Award.
14: The Compound The Gardener The Raft Elizabetti's Doll Mama Eizabetti Elizabetti's School We'll Paint the Octopus Red
15: I read the book The Compound by S.A. Bodeen. Eli and his family have lived in the Compound for 6 years to protect them from a nuclear war. Eli has a billionaire dad, a mom, an older and younger sister, and a twin.
16: Eli is living in paradise....but only with his family. Eli starts the suspect that his father is making up the nuclear war.
17: Eli's dad is using little kids as supplements. Eli thought that his twin was dead but when he finds his computer he contacts him.
18: Eli finds that his suspicions are coming true. Eli has to decide whether or not he is going to make a move.
19: Copyright Statement: ''This presentation contains copyrighted material used under the educational fair use exemption to U.S. Copyright law.'' (Simpson, 70)
21: "An open home, an open heart, here grows a bountiful harvest." - Judy Hand
23: Home is where there's someone to love, and someone to love us.
25: "Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year." - Ralph Waldo Emerson