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The Good Giver

“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights . . .” (James 1:17).

“Please sir, I want some more.” 862 more words

Books Review: Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens and The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith 

Hey guys! I know I am not that good at updating my blog regularly. I will try my best to overcome that. This time I will be reviewing two books; Oliver Twist and The Silkworm. 441 more words

Book Review

Oliver Twist

Things have been odd this month as I’m in the middle of moving, so while I was able to make time to read a Classic, it’s taken me a lot longer to get around to posting about it. 351 more words


28th April 1801. Climbing Boys.

The Philanthropist Jonas Hanway in 1773  had made some effort to abolish climbing boys to clean chimneys, but it was over 100 years before Shaftesbury’s Act in 1875 that the practice was banned. 404 more words


Cute and tiny reviews

Library of Souls *****

This is the third book in the Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children series. I reviewed the first one here. I was debating whether or not to read this one because the second one was a let down. 487 more words

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist — Charles Dickens (1837-39)

“Hands to Myself” — Selena Gomez (2015)

Illustration by Harry Furniss in Oliver Twist (Charles Dickens Library Edition, 1910)


An exaggerated wink and a heartwarming smile for a grateful little boy, followed by an eye roll for pessimistic Mr. Grimwig in this delightful scene from… 13 more words

Michael Kitchen