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Miss Happiness and Miss Flower

Rumer Godden again does a wonderful job of capturing the bullying, loneliness and isolation that are often a part of childhood.  When Nona moves from India to England to stay with her cousins, she is homesick and withdrawn.  Her youngest … Continue reading

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Four Dolls

Long before Toy Story brought the contents of  Andy’s playroom to life, authors have been writing about our dolls and stuffed animals, investing them with feelings and personalities  and sending them on great adventures. This week I’ll continue to bring … Continue reading

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