The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden: “However many years she lived, Mary always felt that 'she should never forget that first morning when her garden began to grow'.” ― Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden

“One sees clearly only with the heart. What is essential is invisible to the eye.” - The Little Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry dans Le Petit prince - It is only with the heart that one can see rightly: what is essential is invisible to the eye

JRR Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien Reveals TRUE Meaning Of 'The Lord Of The Rings' In Unearthed Audio Recording

FORE-EDGE PAINTINGS are decorative images applied to the fore-edge of a book, meaning the fourth edge (not the top or bottom edge or spine but the outside/long edge of the pages used by the reader to thumb through the book), so that the painting is not visible when the book is closed. In order to view the image, the book must be open and the PAGES FANNED to reveal it. via Boston Public Library.

tatteredcover: “ Fore-edge paintings are decorative images applied to the fore-edge of a book, meaning the fourth edge (not the top or bottom edge and not the spine but the outside (long) edge of the.

Jan Karon - love, love, love her books!

Jan Karon - author of the Mitford series of books. These books and the characters in them are so delightful, you'll want to pack up and move to the fictitious North Carolina town.

Silas Marner

Silas Marner - Challenging reading, but a great story about what is really important in life.

America the Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made This Nation Great by Ben Carson  M.D., http://www.amazon.com/dp/0310330912/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_6.Ttrb1S15DM1

, what can she be if we reclaim a vision for the things that made her great in the first place? In "America the Beautiful," Dr. Ben Carson helps us learn from our past in order to chart a better course for our future.

The Little Prince (French: Le Petit Prince)   "Grownups never understand anything by themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them" (p.8).

The Little Prince (French: Le Petit Prince) "Grownups never understand anything by themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them"

The Screwtape Letters - C.S.Lewis

The Screwtape Letters - cs Lewis I need to read this again! Great book about the spiritual battle and seing our actions and faith from the amusing yet eerie perspective of those dark powers at work in the world.

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