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Flights of Fancy by Sally Cronin

Flights of Fancy was my first short story collection published in 2009 in paperback and audio with a later ebook edition. The stories were written over twenty years and scribbled down on odd pieces… 16 more words


Sally’s Book Reviews – Twenty Years After ‘I Do’ by D.G. Kaye

If you are a frequent visitor to the blog you will have seen D.G. Kaye… Debby Gies here many times as a contributor, commenter and supporter. 28 more words


A Writers Retreat

What do you get when you combine three published author bloggers and me, a converted hospital, rolling countryside, pig farms, beautiful beach huts and a spare weekend? 9 more words


Casper: The Dragon Witch by Samantha James

Introducing Casper and Cassandra, the witches and newest additions to our short story collection! The couple’s story opens up the third installment to the continous series here on Samantha Th… 14 more words


May I Bring a Friend?

Written by Beatrice Schenk de Regniers, Illustrated by Beni Montresor Aladdin Paperbacks, 1964 Awards: Caldecott Medal

The King and Queen
Invited me
To come to their house…

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Caldecott Medal

TIME'S 100: The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats

The Snowy Day

by Ezra Jack Keats 



Rating: 4.14

Winner of the 1963 Caldecott Medal!

No book has captured the magic and sense of possibility of the first snowfall better than The Snowy Day. 2,004 more words


TIME'S 100: Where The Wild Things Are By Maurice Sendak

Where The Wild Things Are

By Maurice Sendak



RATING:  4.22

One night Max puts on his wolf suit and makes mischief of one kind and another, so his mother calls him ‘Wild Thing’ and sends him to bed without his supper. 1,452 more words