December 17, 2016
In this week's Books for Teachers' series we are sharing with you the best 5 books in 2016 as selected by Google. All of these books belong to the realm of fiction. They are actually novels written by popular authors from all around the globe. These novels, which are available for purchase in Google Play store, are also available in Amazon and the links are provided below. To learn more about Google top lists for other content areas check out this chart. Enjoy
1- Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe by Cullen Bunn (Google Play link)
'What if everything you thought was funny about Deadpool was actually just disturbing? What if he decided to kill everyone and everything that makes up the Marvel Universe? What if he actually pulled it off? Would that be FUN for you? The Merc with a Mouth takes a turn for the twisted in a horror comic like no other! '
2- Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, Jack Thorne (Google Play link)
'Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage. The play will receive its world premiere in London’s West End on July 30, 2016. '
'Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning and night. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. She’s even started to feel like she knows them. Jess and Jason, she calls them. Their life—as she sees it—is perfect. Not unlike the life she recently lost.'
'THE ART OF WAR is game theory from the year 514 B.C. This pure English translation lists the 13 Chapters in bare form for the reader to review and contemplate Sun Tzu's teachings as it applies to their life. The book includes wisdom for any aspiring leader.'