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5 Works by Women Writers That Molded A Childhood

In honor of National Women’s History Month, I thought I’d share a few works by women writers that shaped my life. I might disappoint some for Jane Austen did not make this list (though, I love some Austen). 652 more words

Books On Monday

Book Review: From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

E.L. Konigsburg’s From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler is a childhood classic and a Newbery Medal award winner. It’s a classic tale of growing up and coming to know yourself, with a little adventure. 210 more words

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

I like going to museums. I checked out several of them at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C., a few years ago. Here in Los Angeles, … 291 more words

Children's Books

Good WIll

We started cleaning out the garage because of well, reasons and stuff. We do this every year about this time and every year I find myself giving away my books. 430 more words

Reading

Runaway Retreat

Sometimes there are places you go that you never want to leave. Or rather, we find ourselves in certain scenes and feel as if we belong amongst the objects there. 489 more words

Travel

Book Pairings: Museum Adventures

This pairing is pretty obvious if you’ve read both books, but it’s awesome all the same.

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler and Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick… 173 more words

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg (also known as the book with the absurdly long title)

This book starts with our dear Claudia being bored with her monotonous life. (redundant, I know) So, in response to this monotony, she takes it upon herself to move to the Metropolitan Museum. 374 more words

Realistic Fiction