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Ten Childhood Characters That I'd Love To Revisit As An Adult

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s list are ten childhood characters that we’d love to revisit as an adult. 247 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

Week 109: Flower Power

It always comes as a delightful shock to notice that the evenings are drawing out and spring is in full swing in garden, pond and forest.  941 more words

The Diary Of A Bookworm

In my opinion, when you read, the feeling is undescribable. It transports you to a totally different world. So when I was asked my favourite way to spend an afternoon, there is no doubt that I would choose reading. 194 more words

The Secret Garden: anger, walls and sanctuary

I’m thinking a lot about The Secret Garden at the moment, that great wonderful novel from Frances Hodgson Burnett and inspired by the real life garden at Great Maytham Hall in Kent. 539 more words


Books I keep coming back to

There are a few books that I absolutely adore and that I keep re-Reading. You should check them out if you haven’t already.

Quote for Today: Frances Hodgson Burnett

“Listen to th’ wind wutherin’ round the house,” she said. “You could bare stand up on the moor if you was out on it tonight.” 94 more words

Quote For Today

Late, Late, I know I'm late.

Hello all!

I know I’m a few days late. I’m sorry about that. I honestly don’t have any excuse except to say I didn’t want to go get my laptop from the other room while I was lounging around in my pj’s all weekend.  466 more words