Saturday, March 28, 2015

Books Read In The Past Week

Books read for the first time are marked with  a #

Books, (except Sunday books) are grouped by author, and not necessarily in the order read.


Sunday books 

"Sunshine and Freckles" #
by Fr. Francis J. Finn, S.J.
[fiction]
(free online book)

"In A Great Tradition
Tribute to Dame Laurentia McLachlan,
Abbess of Stanbrook" #
by The Benedictines of Stanbrook
( Rumer Godden wrote in "In This House of Brede": 

"All of the characters
in this book are imaginary, but many of the episodes
are based on fact; some are taken from the life and
sayings of Dame Laurentia McLachlan and Sister Mary
Ann McArdle of Stanbrook Abbey.")


"Lisbeth: the Story of a First Communion" #
by Mary Theresa Waggaman
[fiction]
(free online book)


Weekday Books

"The Books You Read"
(AKA "The People You Meet
and The Books You Read
Professional Edition") 
edited by Charles E. Jones
foreword by Og Mandino  
[non-fiction]
(various people in various fields
comment on their favorite books, 
and/or about books and reading in general.)
{carried over from last week}


"Lulu's Window"
(openlibrary.org loan.  This is one
of the books lost when I moved, so
thank God I can read it online for free.)
"Lulu Herself"
(physical copy)
by Elisabeth Hubbard  Lansing
[children's fiction, 1950s]

"The Edge of Nowhere" #
"Cousins and Circuses" #
by Lucy Johnston Sypher
[children's fiction, historical]
(openlibrary.org loans)

"The Doll Shop Downstairs" #
by Yona Zeldis McDonough
[children's fiction, historical]

"Jillian Jiggs to the Rescue" #
by Phoebe Gilman
[picture book]
(openlibrary.org loan)

"The Velveteen Rabbit"
(free online book)
"The Skin Horse" #
(openlibrary.org loan)
by Margery Williams Bianco
[children's fiction]

"Donna Parker On Her Own"
by Marcia Martin
[children's/young teens' fiction]

"Naughty Bunny"
by Richard Scarry
[picture book]
(openlibrary.org loan)
I had this when I was a
little girl.

A Book for Weekdays AND Sundays
"The Imitation of Christ"
by Thomas A Kempis
[Kindle book]

Wednesday, March 25, 2015