The Most Valuable “Great Gatsby” Ever

The Great Gatsby.one of my all time favs. I read this in high school and ever few years since.

Classic books and needlepoint <3 love

Frances Hodgson Burnett's The Secret Garden / Embroidered book cover by Jillian Tamaki / Penguin Threads Deluxe Classics, 2011

Read in 2007  Rating: 5/5

The Mists of Avalon, Marion Zimmer Bradley. The King Arthur legend told through the voices of the women in the story. Very strong feminine archetypes.

best read aloud books for kids, starting at age 5.

Caddie Woodlawn - Caddie Woodlawn is a real adventurer. She'd rather hunt than sew and plow than bake, and tries to beat her brother's dares every chance she

Classic good books for kids

A childhood favorite and Caldecott Medal winner, "Make Way for Ducklings" is the classic story about a mother duck who is sure that the pond in the Boston Public Garden is the perfect home for her family - the problem is how to get there!


A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith. The story of young, sensitive, and idealistic Francie Nolan and her bittersweet formative years in the slums of Williamsburg

Classic books by topic

Gone With the Wind (Margaret Mitchell). Since grade, this has been the favorite of my reading material. Thus my daughter Tara and my granddaughter Scarlett. I know I have pinned it before, but this is a new picture. love it.

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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. Written by Judith Viorst illustrated by Ray Cruz. Ever wake up to a really bad day? That is what Alexander was having. just one of those bad days. A great book to read!

Sarah's Key

Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay--A historical fiction story within the real story. So sad.