Tag Archives: Mary Norton

On the road paved with good intentions

Yes, yes, I know that in my last post I promised to blog more diligently. I can’t even say that I have a good excuse. 30 Rock disappeared from Netflix, and the vast window of time that opened up for … Continue reading

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The course has ended but the reading continues

Originally posted on Readers Are Leaders 2014:
So keep posting to this site. I want to hear about the new books you discover, and I bet others do as well. Tell us what your students are reading. Post Top-10 lists. Top…

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My favorite tiny world

I love this series so much that it features in 4 posts on my other blog. The first book in this series won the Carnegie Medal (Britain’s answer to the Newbery) in 1952. The Borrowers, Mary Norton (1952-1982), 5 vols. … Continue reading

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