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So . . . to mix things up a little, every Friday I will make a list of four things. Hope you enjoy and I would love to hear feedback. 1,094 more words

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“Never did she find anything so difficult as to keep herself from losing her temper when she was suddenly disturbed while absorbed in a book. People who are fond of books know the feeling of irritation which sweeps over them at such a moment. 20 more words

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Book Review: The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett

How wonderful it is to go into a book, fall into its world and come out with a smile. Especially when it is a children’s book, the trip through its many pages feel more refreshing, for with it, at times, we go back to our own childhoods, feeling the nostalgia, sharing the smiles and reliving the mischiefs and tantrums of the characters. 382 more words


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I started The Book Thief last night!  I’m familiar with the story, and I thought the film was beautiful.  I am having a bit of an issue with the narrative style.   179 more words


Review: The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett

Publisher: Bookbyte Digital Edition, original date of publication, 1910

Source: Download from iTunes Store

Note: This selection is listed on the CT State Library Summer Reading list for Grades 5-6. 414 more words


ProjectTwentyNine: Week 6 |Paradise Bay, The Secret Garden and Garlic Shrimp Zucchini

Hello Lovely Readers! And welcome to my Week 6 Update.

1. TV Shows (No completions)

  • Supernatural – I finished watching season 1 this week. I’m not going to comment on my thoughts here, because I am thinking of starting to writing posts about my thoughts on shows at the end of each season.
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Quote Of The Day - The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

“At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done–then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.” 7 more words

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