“Three Black Swans” (Caroline B. Cooney, 2010) — Digital Booktalk

“Three Black Swans” (2010) by Caroline B. Cooney Book Trailer
Digital booktalk for LIS 9364 Young Adult Materials by Katherine Gilks

March 5th, 2011

PowerPoint Version: Digital Booktalk – Three Black Swans

View video version at: http://www.youtube.com/user/katykonservativ

Cooney, Caroline B..  Three Black Swans.  New York : Delacorte Press, 2010.  276 pgs. Hardcover, $20.99 CDN.

Written in the third person, this book is about three sixteen-year-old girls who discover that they have a surprising connection to each other when one of them decides to create a video-hoax for a school project.  Cooney uses modern technology, such as Facebook, YouTube, and text messaging, as an integral part of her story.

Intended audience: best suited for ages 14 and older, for mature themes discussed, but also suited for readers aged 11 and older.

Intended audience for booktalk: ages 12 and older.

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4 Responses to “Three Black Swans” (Caroline B. Cooney, 2010) — Digital Booktalk

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