The Christmas Doll

Lucy Wolcott and her younger sister Glory are two young orphans who have no one in the world but each other. Every day, they labor from dawn to dusk in the bleak, cold shelter of a public workhouse in old London Town, where there is little to eat and the nights are cold and damp. … Continue reading The Christmas Doll

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Anne of Green Gables Spotlight

Eleven-year-old orphan Anne Shirley has just arrived at Green Gables, and already her guardians want to send her back. First, she’s not the boy the Cuthberts expected. Second, she talks too much. And even with her generous spirit, the redhead’s a trouble magnet. She gets the neighbor drunk and nearly poisons the pastor!Still, despite a … Continue reading Anne of Green Gables Spotlight

The Wheel on the School Spotlight

Why do the storks no longer come to the little Dutch fishing village of Shora to nest? It was Lina, one of the six schoolchildren who first asked the question, and she set the others to wondering. And sometimes when you begin to wonder, you begin to make things happen. So the children set out … Continue reading The Wheel on the School Spotlight

Book Review of Everard by Chautona Havig

About: A Prince, a friend, and a lizard walk into a trap… Everard of Havilund—fierce warrior, brave soldier, loyal friend, heir to the throne, and painfully shy.The war is over! Or is it? After four long years fighting in a war that has spanned a millennium, Everard is finally going home. He has faced everything … Continue reading Book Review of Everard by Chautona Havig

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