Skilled & Passionate Readers

Pen & Ink Learning is an online resource created to help middle school readers find great books. These book reviews will get you inspired to read and be inspired by what you read!

You'll find tons of Short & Sweet Reviews written by Ms. Alessi and the 6th grade students in her class to help you find books you'll love.

You can also download (for free!) the Reading Guides used by the students in Ms. Alessi's class so that once you've found a great book, you can get tips and ideas on how to read to get the most enjoyment out of your book!

"Reading connects us. It connects us to the human experience, to other people, to new thoughts and ideas, to different places and to the endless possibilities life has to offer."    -Amy Alessi


Looking for a book? Read our short & Sweet Summaries! 

Looking for some Tips? check out our Reading Guides!