Saturday, July 2, 2011

Books Read in the Past Week


Weekdays:
"All-Of-A-Kind Family Uptown"
"Ella of All-Of-A-Kind Family"
by Sydney Taylor
(children's fiction)

"The Island's True Child
A Memoir of Growing Up On Criehaven"
by Dorothy Simpson
with additional text by her niece, Dorothy Elisabeth Simpson.
(biography/autobiography)
After Dorothy Simpson's death, her unpublished manuscripts were given to her niece, who writes in the forward:
"I was so moved by this story of my grandfather and his family that I had to share it with others.
Because Aunt Dot was such a skillful writer, we had to do very little to get her manuscript into publishable shape."

"The Honest Dollar"
"A Lesson For Janie"
"A Matter Of Pride"
by Dorothy Simpson
(children's fiction)

"The Home Has A Heart"
by Thyra Ferre Bjorn
[non-fiction, Christian (Protestant) themes,
anecdotes, recipes]
{July chapter only}

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