A Daughter of Fife

A Daughter of Fife (1886) by Amelia E. Barr ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ https://www.gutenberg.org/files/7062/7062-h/7062-h.htm In this review I state a few key elements of the story, and if you are planning to read this book (I highly suggest you do!) you may want to just open up this link and dive in. I know you won’t regret it. It’s … Continue reading A Daughter of Fife

The Little Colonel

The Little Colonel (1935) by Annie Fellows Johnston ⭐⭐⭐⭐ This was a really cute book. It was originally written in 1895, but the copy I have is the 1935 photoplay edition with photos of the Shirley Temple film inserted. Unfortunately, my copy does not have its dust jacket. This is what the dust cover would have … Continue reading The Little Colonel

The Money Moon

The Money Moon (1911) by Jeffery Farnol ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/10418 This was so fantastic; I loved it from beginning to end. It’s a romance novel, but not one of those sloppy lovey-dovey types of romance novels. It’s one of those that grabs you by the heart in many parts of the story. The Money Moon is … Continue reading The Money Moon

Let’s Travel On

Let’s Travel On (1940) – Arthur I. Gates & Jean Ayer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ https://archive.org/details/letstravelon00gate This one’s a school book with lots of great stories and beautiful pictures. After each entry/story there are even suggested activities and questions to consider. It includes where the story came from, who wrote it, and even tells which books to find … Continue reading Let’s Travel On

Just Patty

Just Patty (1911) by Jean Webster ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/21048 This is a delightful book. It is a book that makes a girl like me dreamy for youth and how it might have been to live happily in a boarding school over 100 years ago. Just Patty is the tale of life in the last year at … Continue reading Just Patty