Animal Farm – the history of a revolution that went wrong – is George Orwell’s brilliant satire on the corrupting influence of power with cover image by street artist turned art professional, Shepard Fairey.
The Victorian language of flowers was used to convey romantic expressions: honeysuckle for devotion, asters for patience, and red roses for love. But for Victoria Jones, it’s been more useful in communicating mistrust and solitude.
Inspired by real events and based on the real Mirabal sisters, this book chronicles the resistance efforts of las Mariposas in the Dominican Republic during the rule of General Rafael Trujillo. Appropriate for high school and older.