“The Borden Murders”-A Great Read to Consider!

“The Borden Murders”, written by Sarah Miller, talks about the case of a murder event in the morning of August 4th, 1892. In Fall River, Mass, someone violently murdered Lizzie Borden’s father, Andrew Borden, and her stepmother, Abby Borden. Thirty-two-year-old Lizzie was accused and then acquitted of the crime after a 13-day trial. One theme of this book is to always use evidence to find the truth.

Two reasons why I think we should read this book are 1)It gives us all opportunities to read this book and it would help us try a different genre and think in different ways. 2)This book includes mystery, informational text, and determination.

Something I learned in this unit is that it’s really important to re-read and re-read again. I learned that there is so much more information waiting to be discovered in many parts of this book. This was a great learning experience for me to re-read sections of the book for more information.

2 thoughts on ““The Borden Murders”-A Great Read to Consider!

  1. I like how you speak with no mumbles and very fluently! I also like your tone when your talking about this book. You seem to really be engaged with the camera when you are talking. Good job!

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