The Penderwicks

The Penderwicks in Spring by Jeanne Birdsall was published recently. The girls in our family adore the series. I cannot wait for the next one to be published. I think by then I will be due for a reread of all of them. SPOILERSThere is a new addition to the family. “Lydia loved everyone she’d encountered… Continue reading The Penderwicks

Girly Stories: Fairy tales Retold

The genre or sub-genre of retold fairy tales is one of my favorite. When Miss Charity of Austinitis wrote about reading  Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow, I knew I needed to list the fairy tales that I have read. Arabian Nights: (the original plot not the stories the heroine told)The Storyteller’s Daughter by Cameron Dokey. It was… Continue reading Girly Stories: Fairy tales Retold