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The Future Classics Book Tag

I was perusing my subscriptions page on YouTube and I stumbled upon a tag video posted by Claire Reads Books. I immediately fell in love with the tag because this is something I think about often. 1,107 more words

Book Talk

The Blue Castle by L.M. Montgomery

Valancy lives a drab life with her overbearing mother and prying aunt. Then a shocking diagnosis from Dr. Trent prompts her to make a fresh start.

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Novels

Love from Peter Rabbit

Sometimes we take for granted the little things we do for each other in the name of love. This sweet and simple little book has original illustrations from Beatrix Potter and reminds us of the many simple ways that we tend to show love for one another. 24 more words

Picture Books

Goodnight Songs

This lovely little book was originally purchased as a baby shower gift, however we loved it so much we ordered a second copy to keep at our house! 174 more words

Picture Books

Tikki Tikki Tembo

Throwing it way back today with this book. To think that this title has been around for over three decades makes me feel a smidge old. 107 more words

Picture Books

East of Eden, by John Steinbeck

I discovered John Steinbeck in junior high school. We read Of Mice and Men (a french translation), and it shook  me. It was tragic, but not just bluntly tragic :  all of the characters felt “true” and the building of the story towards the ineluctable ending sounded realitic as well. 852 more words

Literature

BabyLit Board Books

Originally smitten with the colors and illustrations on the covers, it wasn’t until I opened one up that I realized how perfect these were to introduce our little ladies to the world of classic literature. 209 more words

Picture Books