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100HappyDaysChallenge post #9 Great quotes to inspire and uplift

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“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.”
― Dalai Lama XIV

“There is a saying in Tibetan, ‘Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength.’ 217 more words

Q is for Quentin Blake

‘Quentin Blake’

Like most people, I imagine, I was introduced to Quentin Blake’s lively, stylised illustrations via the works of Roald Dahl. We had a massive Roald Dahl collection, and each of the gruesome and humorous stories was perfectly complemented by Blake’s artwork. 130 more words

Book Alphabet

Happy Little Victories | Twits & Angry Men


‘Ello Lovlies and welcome to the weekend!

So much has gone on this week and I’m excited to share with you.  I have found that, over time, the more you look for the good things, the brighter your week looks. 535 more words


Esio Trot

Esio Trot

Penulis: Roald Dahl

Ilustratos: Quentin Blake

Penerbit: Gramedia Pustaka Utama

ISBN: 978-979-22-2091-9

Tebal: 72 halaman

Pernahkah kau ingin berubah jadi makhluk lain? Mr. Hoppy yang pemalu rela jadi kura-kura demi merebut hati Mrs. 476 more words

Review Buku

This Week, Over Morning Coffee...

The clicks between sips…

Insights on being besties with Amy Poehler

I love this article on raising kind kids

Roald Dahl’s books were my favourite growing up.   86 more words


Special Delivery

Right off the bat, the illustrations in this picture book take me back to my childhood. Matthew Cordell’s work is reminiscent of Quentin Blake… 118 more words

Children's Lit

The Famous Five

This article appeared in the online edition of Verve (www.vervemagazine.in), a fashion and lifestyle magazine, based in Mumbai, India, dated August 3, 2014.

Some of the most profound things in life have been said by the writers of children’s literature. 845 more words