Review of Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright Portia can’t wait to get to her cousin Julian’s for the summer. She spends every summer enjoying the country with him, just being kids. This summer has a different magic it to as
Review of The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen I’m sure you are familiar enough with the Disney version of The Little Mermaid, and at least suspect that the original story doesn’t match the screen version. This is certainly the
Amanda over on Simpler Pastimes is hosting her annual Children’s Classic event, this year she has moved it to April. I have participated the previous two years so have been waiting for this years event to arrive. I missed the nomination and
O over on Behold the Stars is hosting a long-term read-along of the Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens. The pace is certainly slow enough that keeping up should be easy, however the danger is in the schedule being to leisurely.
Review of Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon Mrs. Lawhon does a spectacular job detailing the possible last three days on the ill-fated flight of the Hindenburg. All that is certainly known about the historical flight doomed on May 6, 1937
Review of The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit I love Nesbit’s stories; they are such fun. This is the start of the Bastable children’s adventures. In the forward information about Mrs. Nesbit it included a description of her