Write On: My Reading Story by Samuel Gross
February 18, 2023
Essay by: Samuel Gross
Roseau Community School
Mrs. Didrikson, College Writing
My reading journey began in my grandparent's spare bedroom as my grandma read What Are You Doing In My Bed for the fifth night in a row. Something about the way she told the story made me want to hear it again and again. It is the earliest book I can recall reading. A few years went by before I did any serious reading, which is when I read my first novel outside of school. It was Maze of Bones from the 39 Clues book series by Rick Riordan. I only read the first three books of that ten-book series. I went on a...