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I want this book, The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making, sooooooo badly. What book are you longing for?

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“Mother knows best! Take it from your mumsy…”

Best Disney princess movie yet, I think.  I love that Flynn Rider undergoes plenty of character change along with Rapunzel.  That’s just so uncommon in Disney princess movies! But Disney’s Rapunzel certainly got me thinking more about a subject that … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Frog Princess, by E.D. Baker

My daughters have had a rough winter and early spring.  They caught every virus available and were on antibiotics a couple of times.  We even have a designated “puke bowl,” in my house (If you come over to eat, and … Continue reading

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Book Review: THE GRIMM LEGACY, by Polly Shulman

Ever wonder what you’d look like wearing Marie Antoinette’s wig?  Well, if your hometown had a library-esque “circulating material repository” like the one in Polly Shulman’s THE GRIMM LEGACY, you could try on the famous queen’s wig (Don’t worry–it’s not … Continue reading

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