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Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright

Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright

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

The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen

The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen

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

The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly

The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly

Review of The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly Mr. Kelly leads us on a tale of suspense and mystery in the medieval town of Krakow, Poland. We follow Joseph, a young boy and his family displaced when they

Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon

Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon

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

The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit

The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit

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