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Book #3: Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

I watched Howl’s Moving Castle with a friend a few years ago and absolutely fell in love with it, so you can imagine how excited I was to find out it was based on a book! 285 more words



Today I want to talk about a rather odd poem by John Donne (1572-1631). I will give it in its old spelling. Many find it rather difficult because of its old-fashioned language. 1,031 more words

Deep Secret

//by Diana Wynne Jones//published 1997//

So it’s been a while since I read a DWJ book, and Deep Secret was an excellent read to jump back in on.   331 more words

Book Review

Ladies and Lasses of DWJ #1: Nan Pilgrim

This year’s DWJ March comes with a theme – “The Ladies and Lasses of DWJ”. Without daily prompts I’m not sure I can think of something to post every day (or even remember to do so!) but every now and then I’ll be posting on my favourite DWJ female characters this month. 399 more words

Thinking Out Loud

Charmed Life

AUTHOR: Diana Wynne Jones

Genre: Children’s book, fantasy, magical

First Published 1977

First book of the Chrestomanci series

“And it’s a pity too that I’ve no right to open your letters.

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Childrens Books

Witch Week by Diana Wynne Jones

Before I started on Time of the Ghost I had told my friend Kit that the next three novels in my DWJ reread are “the depressing ones”. 1,303 more words