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I have seen this tag, originally created by Shelley Wilson, going around a few blogs, so I thought, why not give it a chance? It is quite an interesting way to let readers know about wonderful books they might not have considered before, so I will give it a try. 526 more words


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

by J. K. Rowling

August 2016

And just like that, I’m done with Harry Potter’s second year. I’m definitely hooked and definitely a fan so far. 718 more words

Book Review

Coming Down The Stairs

Well, today was hot. I mean it was very hot! The heat index registered at 107* F and it would be the day that the loader at work was down and I had three deliveries to make before lunch and all had to be unloaded by hand. 266 more words

The Day a Dragon Came to Live with Us

The First Story in the Adventures of the Ambrosian Dragon

The old man found the dragon in the middle of the field behind his house. It’s not everyday you find a mythical being lying in the tall, wet grass while going for a stroll. 5,841 more words

Short Story

Book Review: The Green Ember

The Green Ember by S. D. Smith is a children’s story about rabbits. Brother and sister Heather and Picket live a normal (for storybook rabbits), almost idyllic life with their parents and baby brother until one day when a mysterious stranger comes to talk with their parents. 1,540 more words


The Secret Garden

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Children's Books

Exposure by Helen Dunmore

Do you remember a story in which three ‘ordinary suburban’ children, having watched their father taken away in unexplained circumstances, find themselves taken to live beside a railway line in the country?  646 more words

Literary Fiction