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Our October Booklist

Our theme for this month is Fall Leaves Here is a booklist to take to your local library.  It's full of our favorite books including my latest find - and what a find it is.  Fall Walk by Virginia Brimhall Snow. … Read More

Favorite Books & Enchanted Attics

Favorite Childhood Books and Enchanted Attics By Gil Moegerle September 26, 2017 Why, when we were children, were attics magical? Why did they trigger our imaginations the moment we stepped through those creaking … Read More

Miss Rumphius

Author and Illustrator: Barbara Cooney On a balmy day in Bath Maine, in July 1989, a soft-spoken woman with a snow white braid winding through her hair, became my friend. Her name was Barbara Cooney. Several of my … Read More


The hurricane is over but the clean up continues at our house (Orlando, FL). While taking a break from picking up tree limbs and pieces of the house which have been scattered about the yard, I decided to go through … Read More

Book review: Charlotte’s Web

Author: E.B. White Illustrator: Garth Williams It's ironic that I chose this book as one of my favorite children's books, being that the heroine is the very thing I fear the most - a spider! And yet Charlotte has … Read More

“Eeny, meeny, miney, moe…”

When Deni told me our theme for September was "My Favorite Book," I thought she must be kidding. Seriously?! That's like asking me to choose which of my four sons is my favorite! (Although I think he knows who he is!) … Read More

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