Saturday, May 28, 2016

Books Read In The Past Week




Books read for the first time are marked with a #
Books are listed by author (or series creator),
 and not necessarily in the order read.


"You're A Brick, Angela! 
A New Look At Girls' Fiction From 1839-1975"
by Mary Cadogan and Patricia Craig[nonfiction]it's been years since I read this.  I'd forgotten
how much these authors disparaged some of
my most beloved books and series.
"Eleanor H. Porter's 
Pollyanna
A Children's Classic at 100" #
edited by Roxanne Harde and Lydia Kokkola
[nonfiction]
a collection of articles

"Claude Lightfoot
or How the Problem Was Solved"
"That Football Game
and What Came Of It"
by Fr. Francis J. Finn, S.J.
[children's fiction]
(free online books)
reserved for Sunday


"Heaven To Betsy"  
by Maud Hart Lovelace
[YA fiction]
(openlibrary.org loan)
my copy fell apart

"Every Day Is A Gift
Minute Meditations for Every Day
Taken From the Holy Bible
and the Writings of the Saints"
Introduction by Rev. Frederick Schroeder 
 daily devotional reading for 2016
 
 


"Dobry"
by Monica Shannon
[children's fiction]

"90% Off-  Every Day!" #
by Diana Tenes
[nonfiction]
(Kindle Book)

"in-between Miya" #
by Yoshiko Uchida
[children's fiction]
(openlibrary.org loan)

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Books Read In The Past Week



Books read for the first time are marked with a #
Books are listed by author (or series creator),
 and not necessarily in the order read.

"Little Women"
by Louisa May Alcott
[fiction]
(In Kindle book, "The Complete Works of Louisa May Alcott")

"House At The Corner" #
by Enid Blyton
[children's fiction]
the first Blyton book I've read
that is not part of a series, and
not set in a boarding school, although,
to my great delight, one of those schools
is mentioned!

"Eleanor H. Porter's 
Pollyanna
A Children's Classic at 100" #
edited by Roxanne Harde and Lydia Kokkola
[nonfiction]
a collection of articles

"Claude Lightfoot
or How the Problem Was Solved"
by Fr. Francis J. Finn, S.J.
[children's fiction]
(free online book)
reserved for Sunday

"Louisa May Alcott
Author, Nurse, Suffragette"#
by Carol Greene
[children's biography]
(openlibrary.org loan)

"The Wizzle War"
a slightly revised version
of The War With Mr. Wizzle
Warriors"
"The Zucchini Warriors"
"MacDonald Hall Goes Hollywood"
"Something Fishy at MacDonald Hall"
by Gordon Korman
[children's fiction]

"Betsy and Tacy Go Downtown"  
by Maud Hart Lovelace
[children's fiction]

"Everything Happens to Stuey"
by Lilian Moore
[children's fiction]

"Every Day Is A Gift
Minute Meditations for Every Day
Taken From the Holy Bible
and the Writings of the Saints"
Introduction by Rev. Frederick Schroeder 
 daily devotional reading for 2016
 
 

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Books Read In The Past Week


Books read for the first time are marked with a #
Books are listed by author (or series creator),
 and not necessarily in the order read.

"Little Women"
by Louisa May Alcott
[fiction]
(In Kindle book, "The Complete Works of Louisa May Alcott")


"Black Becomes A Rainbow
The Mother of a Baal Teshuvah
Tells Her Story"
by Agi L.Bauer
[autobiography, Jewish]

"Mama's Way"
by Thyra Ferre Bjorn
[non-fiction, Christian Protestant)] 

"Claude Lightfoot
or How the Problem Was Solved"
by Fr. Francis J. Finn, S.J.
[children's fiction]
(free online book)
reserved for Sunday


"Go Jump In The Pool!"
"Beware The Fish"
by Gordon Korman
[children's fiction]

"Betsy and Tacy Go Over The Big Hill"  
by Maud Hart Lovelace
[children's fiction]


"Every Day Is A Gift
Minute Meditations for Every Day
Taken From the Holy Bible
and the Writings of the Saints"
Introduction by Rev. Frederick Schroeder 
 daily devotional reading for 2016