It is well known (by people who know me) that I am a big fan of Herkimer’s 1834 Jail. When Steven noticed tours would be available this past Monday, I was delighted. 493 more words
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Brown, Cynthia Light and Grace Brown. Explore Fossils! With 25 Great Projects. (Series: Explore Your World). Illus. Bryan Stone. Nomad, 2016. $14.95. 96p. 978-1-61930-335-5. Ages 8-11. 142 more words
Chester Gillette (1883-1908) was the prototype of Clyde Griffiths in Dreiser’s novel An American Tragedy.
Grace Brown (1886-1906), Chester Gillette’s murder victim, was the prototype for the character Roberta Alden in the novel. 152 more words
I was 16, the same age as Mathilda aka Mattie Gokey was when I first laid my hands on Jennifer Donnelly’s Carnegie Medal-winning book, A Northern Light… 568 more words