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Quote of the Day!

“Never did she find anything so difficult as to keep herself from losing her temper when she was suddenly disturbed while absorbed in a book. People who are fond of books know the feeling of irritation which sweeps over them at such a moment. 20 more words

Books

Book People Talk Movies: A Little Princess

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This month’s Book People Talk Movies theme is:

I absolutely adore a good period piece. 568 more words

Book People Talk Movies

'Heavyweights' and 4 more kids' films that are smarter than you think

One thing my friends know to avoid asking me is to see any animated movie. “Animated movies are for children,” I’ll retort, angering them and probably angering most of you who are reading this right now. 784 more words

All girls are princesses.

An excellent wife who can find?
She is worth far more than jewels
-Proverbs 31:10 (ESV)

ASSUMING THE ROLE OF ROYALTY

From an early age, my mom read from… 827 more words

A Little Princess (1995)

Plot Summary: 1914. When her adoring father enlists to fight for the British in the First World War, Sara Crewe is sent to a New York boarding school, where her kindness and imagination transform her classmates’ lives for the better. 3,448 more words

Film

A Little Princess, Storytelling Inspiration

A Little Princess, by Frances Hodgson Burnett

This was another one of those old childhood favorites.  Like The Secret Garden it’s a story I read a few times when I was little.   514 more words

Books And Reading!

Day 209 - A book quote a day. Frances Hodgson Burnett: If Nature has made you for a giver...

If Nature has made you for a giver, your hands are born open, and so is your heart; and though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full, and you can give things out of that – warm things, kind things, sweet things – help and comfort and laughter – and sometimes gay, kind laughter is the best help of all. 27 more words