Scissors What You Do: Choose either one of your favorite books, or one that you read that you want to work with to change the cover. First step is to write the summary for the interior flap of the cover. Begin by brainstorming your ideas for the jacket summary.
This is compilation of short stories involving the future and all tied together by being written in moving picture form across the flesh of the Illustrated Man. Each story is unique and teaches a lesson about the human spirit - some of these lessons are a brutal reflection of the negative and other stories show that hope can prevail.
There were very few happy endings in the stories, but the sad stories still had a great lesson to teach about what lies inside a person.
It really was quite intriguing. These stories were written in the late s and early s and it's very interesting that the majority of the stories about the future involved rockets, space travel, and life on other planets.
It's funny how the future back then all focused on the discovery of what is out there in space, yet current books about the future more involve the collapse of current social systems and reconstruction of society. Maybe I don't read very much Sci-Fi, but it seems to me that the outlook of the future has changed since the s.
I really found this book intriguing. Each and every story left me thinking about something. It was very thought provoking.The year is , and social ills plague both France and England.
Jerry Cruncher, an odd-job man who works for Tellson’s Bank, stops the Dover mail-coach with an urgent message for Jarvis Lorry. The message instructs Lorry to wait at Dover for a young woman, and Lorry responds with the cryptic.
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In "Eyes of the Storm," volume three of the nine-book BONE saga, Lucius, Smiley, and Phoney survive an attack by the rat creatures and return safely to Lucius' tavern in Barrelhaven.
Phoney, desperate to win a bet with Lucius, stokes the townspeople's fear of dragons and boasts that he . Nov 24, · The Illustrated Man brings together a number of Ray Bradbury's classic stories bracketed by the bizarre tale of the titular tattooed man. Contact: [email protected] Category.
*The narration was a man's voice. Any help would be SO greatly appreciated, thank you! by Cat, The Month-Brothers by S. Marshak, illustrated and retold by Diane Stanley () Looking for a childhood book.
After a visit from another man, Billy has another stroke and dies; Jim and his mother (his father has died only a few days before) unlock the sea chest, finding some money, a journal, and a map.
The local physician, Dr. Livesey, deduces that the map is of an island where the pirate Flint buried a vast treasure.