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One Hundred Years From Now: Speak By Laurie Halse Anderson

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If a book was being chosen to be read one hundred years from now, Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson would definitely be one of my top choices. This book relates to an ongoing problem in today’s society. Statistics show that it is around six hundred and eighty-three thousand women being raped and sixty percent of those women are eighteen years of age or younger. The young lady in this novel goes from being isolated to a totally believable voice. She gives people the courage to open up because this can happen to anyone and it’s nothing to be ashamed of, it actually gets dangerous people off the streets such as Andy Evans. The reason this book would be read one hundred years from now is because of the fact that women and children being afraid to
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