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Liking Books....

She liked books more than anything else, and was, in fact, always inventing stories of beautiful things and telling them to herself.

A Little Princess
Frances Hodgson Burnett


After the End...

So I wrote that story I was telling you about, and then I did what I always do. I rounded up the Usual Suspects and gave it to them to read. 370 more words

Writing Life

“I don’t dream of marrying a prince and riding off into the sunset.”
“That’s a good thing, my darling, because there are no princes – only men and animals who pretend to be men.”

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Book Quotes


As a child, I read a lot. I read a lot of fantasy, and non-fiction (mostly because of my mother), and plenty of classics. These are some of my favorites that I wouldn’t hesitate to read again. 418 more words

Top 5 Fridays

“I am not in the least anxious about her education,” Captain Crewe said, with his gay laugh, as he held Sara’s hand and patted it. “The difficulty will be to keep her from learning too fast and too much.

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Review of A Little Princess

A LITTLE PRINCESS by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Publication date: 1903.

I loved watching the movie, The Little Princess (1939), as a child. As an avid reader, I am most reluctant to admit that I have never read the book — until now. 357 more words

Book Review

A Little Princess by Frances H. Burnett

Bought this book last year and haven’t had a chance to read it since a few days ago.

From the first few pages…I thought the story seemed so familiar…I’m pretty sure I read this before as a young child. 79 more words