Month: October 2012

Book Review: The Secret Garden

Book Review: The Secret Garden

Posted October 31, 2012 by Whitney in Review / 2 Comments

The Secret Garden is a novel of Mary Mary quite contrary, whose parents die due to cholera and is sent off to live with an uncle. The house is old, dusty and filled with secrets. At first we all learn to hate the little brat. Anywhose, a little bird tells Mary of a secret garden […]

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Review: Devil’s Knot

Review: Devil’s Knot

Posted October 18, 2012 by Whitney in Review / 1 Comment

This book made me angry,  I found there to be six victims in this story not three, and a vast miscarriage of justice.  The West Memphis Three as they have been dubbed were guilty the minute they walked into the courtroom due to a biased jury and judge.  Misskelley, who clearly has some learning disabilities […]

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Fairy Tale Read-A-Thon Starting Line and Updates

Fairy Tale Read-A-Thon Starting Line and Updates

Posted October 17, 2012 by Whitney in read-a-thon / 3 Comments

The Fairy Tale Read-a-Thon hosted by Debz at Debz Bookshelf starts today.  I am super excited not only because I get to sit back and read fairy tales all week but also because this is the only read-a-thon I’ve been able to participate in this month.  Anyway, no use crying over spilled milk. I’ve put […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Classic Authors

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Classic Authors

Posted October 16, 2012 by Whitney in Top Ten Tuesday / 8 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday Hosted by The Broke and Bookish This week’s topic: your favorite authors in a specific genre,  The only obvious answer to me is listing my favorite classic authors. In no particular order: 1.  Jane Austen is three syllables A-Maz-Ing!  I love her character’s quick wit and leading men. 2. Margaret Mitchell: Her chunkster, […]

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