Discover and save creative ideas

    London Book And Poetry Events: 28 November-4 December



    • Susan's Rose Cottage

      STAFF PICK: The latest from Amy Tan, "Valley of Amazement", is set in Shanghai and remote China in the first half of the 20th century. #goodreads #books

    • Chat Sue

      Amy Tan - Purple Clover - Purple Clover...her newest book, 2013... the Story Behind the Story of the newest book by "Over the eight years it took to write The Valley . ... there was a major detour when I discovered a photograph, which then turned the novel upside down and led me to start over. "

    • PurpleClover

      Amy Tan - Purple Clover - Purple Clover #fallbooks #amytan

    • Rachel Hampton-Saint

      The Valley of Amazement: Amy Tan: Books

    • Patty LeCompte

      The Valley of Amazement - Amy Tan

    People also love

    The Poetical Works of Robert Browning with Portraits. BROWNING, Robert (1812-1889). London: Ballantyne, Hanson & Co. for Smith, Elder, & Co, 1899.

    28 Beautiful Quotes About Libraries

    Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life by Karen Armstrong, The twelve steps she suggests begin with “Learn About Compassion,” and close with “Love Your Enemies.” In between, she takes up self-love, mindfulness, suffering, sympathetic joy, the limits of our knowledge of others, and “concern for everybody.” She shares concrete methods to help us cultivate and expand our capacity for compassion, and provides a reading list to encourage us to “hear one another’s narratives.”

    Federico Garcia Lorca. Beautiful book of poetry!

    October 28, 1853: Thoreau’s Journal Entry on Not Finding a Publisher and What Success Really Means

    Bookstore in Madrid.

    caught reading...

    It's raining books!

    32 books that will Change your Life- I'm beginning to have a "To-Read" list that's over 3948293413 books...

    32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life. I've read two of these already

    Anne Sexton's poetry


    I've read a few of these "46 Brilliant Short Novels You Can Read In A Day". Next time I'm looking for a quick read, I'll need to bring this list back up.

    Dubliners - James Joyce

    Hug a Book! by Avi Abrams

    Lord of the Flies - William Golding-How could I forget this book. I recall being fascinated and disturbed while reading this as a child. Great examination of human nature. Memories.....

    13 Nonfiction Books must peruse this list for K, non fiction is where she stands firmly. Why? The crap fiction made to read in school. She rebeled, just could NOT get behind soppy fiction they think kids should read. She was reading the National Geographic in Kindergarten....actually, started summer before, as soon as I taught her to read, speak/enunciate (language disorder) . First month in Kindergarten she went to computer lab, and wrote a poem. An AMAZING POEM. About herself, preK..


    A Song of Ice and Fire: 5 and counting... #book #novel