Tag: series

The Boxcar Children | Gertrude Chandler Warner

My brother was whoever I told him to be when we played “Boxcar Children” under the great, drooping tree beside our house (I was usually Jessie, but sometimes Violet). I read the whole series ravenously […]

L. M. Montgomery

When I choose books to review on this blog, I find that there are some authors who have won my heart so thoroughly that I can’t decide which of their books to review first. These are the […]

Madeleine L’Engle

In response to the question, “What is today?”, please select one of the following: a) your birthday b) Daylight Savings c) the first anniversary of Little Book, Big Story If you selected a), happy birthday! I […]

The Little House Books | Laura Ingalls Wilder

The Bennetts. The Marches. The de Luces. The Rosenburgs. What do these families have in common? All have been blessed with a wealth of daughters! A few weeks ago, we learned that we’re expecting our […]

The Chronicles of Narnia | C. S. Lewis

I realize that, at first glance, this post may strike you as superfluous. We all know that The Chronicles of Narnia are awesome and most of us have hoped, since childhood, that some unassuming cupboard or closet […]