Tag Archives: Shel Silverstein

Passing on Precious Memories

I recently received an invitation to a baby shower with the most wonderful suggestion. Instead of a card, it said, write a personal message in a children’s book.  I was thrilled when I read that.  I firmly believe that you … Continue reading

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Review: The Giving Tree

The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Giving Tree is one of maybe three books that, as a child, I checked out of my elementary school library whenever it was available. I must have … Continue reading

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New Year, New Plans

I did a lot of thinking during the last month of the year and I’ve come to the conclusion that I’m writing this blog about the wrong subject.  Or, I should say, writing about the books I read isn’t enough.  While … Continue reading

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I Read Banned Books

But given the number of classic books that have been banned through the decades, who doesn’t?  Without knowing it, I proudly declared some of those oft-banned books among my favorites.  To Kill a Mockingbird, the entire Harry Potter series, A Wrinkle in … Continue reading

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