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Still Waiting For The Sequel...

And waiting and waiting…

Okay, so some authors are less prolific than others.  James Patterson, for instance, had more than a dozen books released under his name last year.   1,672 more words

Books

Five Fascinating Facts about Black Beauty

Fun facts about Black Beauty and the novel’s author, Anna Sewell

1. Anna Sewell’s novel Black Beauty is one of the biggest-selling novels of all time. 588 more words

Literature

March 30th - Author of Anna Sewell born - "Black Beauty" theme tune

In 1820, #AnnaSewell,  author of #BlackBeauty was born.   Hum along to the famous theme tune from the TV series

Black Beauty


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Know Your History - 30th March - Anna Sewell born

On this day…

30th March, 1820 – Anna Sewell born

Anna Sewell (30 March 1820 – 25 April 1878) was an English novelist, best known as the author of the classic novel Black Beauty . 112 more words

Know Your History

Black Beauty (Graphic Novel)

Lately we’re on a graphic novel kick because my oldest squirt’s BFF introduced her to the Babymouse series.  While at the berry, my oldest and I picked… 195 more words

Books!

Torn by Amanda Hocking (#2 of the Trylle Trilogy)

Original Title: Torn

Year Published: 2012

Published By: St Martin’s Press, New York

Number of Pages: 291

First Sentence: When Rhys and I showed up at my “brother” Matt’s house at eight in the morning, he was happy… in the sense that he was glad I was alive and hadn’t disappeared forever. 373 more words

Book Reviews

Christmas Countdown - day 19

A book with a non-human as narrator/protagonist

Oh my, it took me so effing long to come up with a book that I’ve read that had a no-human as a narrator/protagonist. 165 more words

Christmas Countdown