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Hans Christian Andersen

Reading about Hans Christian Andersen’s life was very interesting to me because I did not know much about him before this highly detailed bibliography. Like many, he grew up poor and struggled to be accepted into high culture because of his class. 79 more words

As leituras de Mounette, a gata da casa - 10 - Les lectures de Mounette, la chatte de la maison

Meu Deus! Coitada da Rapunzel! Não lhe invejo o fado e compreendo que cante para se distrair… Mas como em todos pos contos, tudo acabará bem, vão ver! 76 more words

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Fairy Tale Friday- She Was Good For Nothing

This week’s fairy tale is also known as She Was No Good. It centres around a town where there’s an alcoholic washerwoman. The mayor of the town is constantly complaining that she is no good. 203 more words

Fairy Tale Friday

The Little Mermaid

Far out in the ocean, where the water is as blue as the prettiest cornflower, and as clear as crystal, it is very, very deep; so deep, indeed, that no cable could fathom it: many church steeples, piled one upon another, would not reach from the ground beneath to the surface of the water above. 9,158 more words


Fiction: ‘The Tales That Bind’

Her mother used to read her the same story over and over again, night after night. The pages of the book had turned yellow. Its cover was faded and the paper had grown brittle with age. 652 more words


Writers Quotes - Hans Christian Andersen

“Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up.” –  Hans Christian Andersen

Each day on this planet is a true gift from above.

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