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Revealed! Book Club Choices for April. Happy Reading.

Because nothing boosts happiness more than a great book, each month, I suggest: · one outstanding book about happiness or habits · one outstanding work of children’s or young-adult literature–I have a crazy passion for kidlit · one eccentric pick–a widely admired and excellent book that I love, yes, but one that may not appeal to everyone I’ll post these …


Revealed! Book Club Choices for March. Happy Reading.

Because nothing boosts happiness more than a great book, each month, I suggest: · one outstanding book about happiness or habits · one outstanding work of children’s or young-adult literature–I have a crazy passion for kidlit · one eccentric pick–a widely admired and excellent book that I love, yes, but one that may not appeal to everyone I’ll post these …


“Those Who Find Comfort in Literature…in Personal Adornment, and…in Food.”

“Maria gazed at her boots. Miss Heliotrope restored her spectacles to their proper position, [and] picked up the worn brown volume of French essays… “Humanity can be roughly divided into three sorts of people–those who find comfort in literature, those who find comfort in personal adornment, and those who find comfort in food.” –Elizabeth Goudge, The Little White Horse This …


Revealed! Book Club Choices for January. Happy Reading.

Because nothing boosts happiness more than a great book, each month, I suggest: · one outstanding book about happiness · one outstanding work of children’s or young-adult literature–I have a crazy passion for kidlit · one eccentric pick–an excellent book that I love, yes, but one that may not appeal to everyone I’ll post these recommendations here, or to make …


Story: Maybe I’m the One Who Should Do It.

This week’s video story: Maybe I’m the one who should do it.   Yes, it’s true, I’m in three children’s literature reading groups. How I love children’s and young-adult literature! If you love it too, join my book club, where I recommend a kidlit book each month (along with a happiness book and an eccentric pick). How about you? Did …