Beautiful Books

I am so pleased that my parents were such squirrels.  Among the many books that I just had to give to charity when my mother died were some real treasures which are now in my bookcase. As a child I loved Little Women by Louisa M Alcott so I was delighted to find this copyContinue reading “Beautiful Books”

Thoughts on World Book Day

Today I actually miss working in a school.  I’m not really in to the whole dressing up thing, but it is wonderful to see a school hall full of happy children in bright, mainly recognisable costumes.  And the best thing is that as a teacher you can concentrate on the pleasure of books for mostContinue reading “Thoughts on World Book Day”