Tag Archives: Dodie Smith

Innocent Wisdom

I have observed that using a child or innocent character as the narrator of a story or book with adult themes can be most powerful.  Just think of Scout in To Kill a Mockingbird, young Frank McCourt in Angela’s Ashes, … Continue reading

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Review: I Capture the Castle

I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith My rating: 4 of 5 stars Cassandra Mortmain’s story packs a lot into six months. I Capture the Castle is Cassandra’s journal in which she tells of her family living in the ruins … Continue reading

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