Anne of Green Gables Reading Challenge April Answers for Anne of Windy Poplars

I and my sisters have been on an L.M. Montgomery reading spree these last few months. I have only maybe one novel and several collections of short stories that I have not read. I have also recently reread the Anne books and am preparing to reread the Emily ones. I am participating (at my own… Continue reading Anne of Green Gables Reading Challenge April Answers for Anne of Windy Poplars

Favorite Authors Revisited: L. M. Montgomery

Starting with Blue Castle last year and continuing with Jane of Lantern Hill, A Tangled Web, and Magic for Marigold this year, I have been reading several of Montgomery’s usually later (compared to most of the Anne books), stand alone novels. My sisters have read or are reading them too, and we are enjoying them… Continue reading Favorite Authors Revisited: L. M. Montgomery

2016 Anne of Green Gables Reading Challenge

I am participating at my own speed in this challenge. I started my re-read in March and will be on book five by the time this posts.  January Anne of Green Gables This first installment of Anne Shirley’s story is about her finding a home after years of displacement. While we often consider ‘home’ to… Continue reading 2016 Anne of Green Gables Reading Challenge

Unnatural Death Mini-Review

The murderer in Unnatural Death, I think, was more of the Julian Freke style of murderer. Callous and brutal. I can remember three murders and at least 3 victims of attempted murder—including Lord Peter himself. Plus other disgusting/disturbing/wrong elements. This book, like Whose Body, was more of a detective story (i.e. we all—reader and characters—know who… Continue reading Unnatural Death Mini-Review

Whose Body Review

Despite writing notes during/soon after reading Whose Body and typing them up weeks ago, I am just now editing and publishing them. I need to publish current reviews and procrastinated reviews (if that is not an adjective yet it should be) at the same time. I will improve, I will, I will! (Said like “I do… Continue reading Whose Body Review

The Story Girl Review

Montgomery wrote with her usual luminous, magical style of simplicity and enchantment, weaving in nature’s beauty with an artist and poet’s skill. I love the characters–both their uniqueness in themselves and their overall types. I love the freedom and silliness and jolliness and innocence of the children’s escapades. Their view of grownups and the grownups… Continue reading The Story Girl Review