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The 'gospel' according to Enid

When we lead Youth explore with our young people, in one session we ask them “What do you like about yourself?” It’s a question they find remarkably difficult to answer. 760 more words

Centering Prayer

Five Things Friday: My five favorite books as a child

Yep, it’s Friday again (I know you all really hate Fridays ;)). I try to keep Fridays unscheduled to allow space if inspiration strikes – I’m totally kidding, I am usually over scheduling stuff after the fourth post for the week has been uploaded. 1,476 more words


The Faraway Tree

“Granny tell me a story please?”

“Which story do you want to hear? Cinderella? Hansel and Gretel? Or your favourite, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves?” 423 more words


Reblog: A Postcard From Enid Blyton by Roger Thiedeman

Unfortunately things didn’t work out with our potential blogger this week, but never mind. Instead here’s a post from over at the March House Books Blog… 218 more words

Written By Fiona

Top Ten Books From My Childhood/Teen Years That I Would Love To Revisit

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday challenge from The Broke and The Bookish is to list ten books from your childhood and teen years which you would like to revisit. 564 more words


Ten books I last read in my teen and childhood years that I would love to read again.

From my pre-teens:

1. The Faraway Tree Series by Enid Blyton
2. The Secret Series by Enid Blyton
3. Mallory Towers by Enid Blyton
(Yep! As I’ve mentioned several times before I grew up on Enid Blyton, so it’s not surprising three of the ten titles are by her! 391 more words

Bookish Thoughts

Top Ten Books From My Childhood (or teen years) that I'd love to revisit!

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the lovely The Broke and The Bookish. Each week they come up with a list for us to complete. 317 more words

Top Ten Tuesday