Level 7 Unit 24
Writing Form: Description


My Life in Dog Years
by Gary Paulsen
Nine humorous essays describing the author's favorite dogs.
  The Sign of the Beaver
by Elizabeth George Speare
Account of a boy's survival in the Maine wilderness.


A Wrinkle in Time
by Madeleine L'Engle
A tale of children who travel through the fifth dimension.
  The Tell-Tale Heart
by Edgar Allan Poe
The description of a beating heart leads to a murder confession.


The Edge of the Sea
by Rachel Carson
Descriptions of the shoreline and its inhabitants.
  20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
by Jules Verne
The classic story of an incredible underwater journey.



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