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Mary Poppins: A Review

Mary Poppins by P.L. Travers is a classic novel that I never had the chance to read as a child! I have, of course, loved the film with Julie Andrews since the age of 10, when I first saw it. 235 more words


Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Review

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt is a non-fiction novel about the death of gay prostitute Danny Hansford. The novel describes the life of Danny Hansford and his lover Jim Williams in Savannah, Georgia. 71 more words


Room: A Review

Emma Donoghue‘s Room is the incredibly heartbreaking fictional story of a young boy who is born and raised inside of a single room in a shed where his mother is held captive and raped on a nightly basis. 247 more words


Getting Creative with Books!

A friend sent me an article this weekend about new benches in London that are shaped like an open book and decorated to celebrate some of England’s important literary figures. 130 more words

Book Corner: What are you reading today?

Here’s a space to tell the club what you’re currently reading. You’re welcome to use the comments below.

No pressure, of course! But if you’re feeling social, here’s a space to tell us about your latest classic. 33 more words


The Very Noisy Night book review

The very noisy night

Diana Hendry – Author
Jane Chapman – Illustrator

This charming book is about a Little Mouse who is trying to sleep but hears lots of different noises that scare him and keep him awake. 121 more words

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Divergent: A Review

I finally got with the program and decided to check out Veronica Roth‘s Divergent. I know this review will be lame and WAY behind the times for some of you, so bear with me. 304 more words