Classic Children's Literature Event

    This event is in its fifth year and this is the third year I've participated in it. It's only a month long and there is also an optional read along - Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. See Simpler Pastimes for more information.This year I'm planning to read these books: My Friend Flicka by Mary … Continue reading Classic Children's Literature Event

The Silver Brumby by Elyne Mitchell (1913-2002)

  Once there was a dark, stormy night in spring, when, deep down in their holes, the wombats knew not to come out, when the possums stayed quiet in their hollow limbs, when the great black flying phalangers that live in the mountain forests never stirred. On this night, Bel Bel, the cream brumby mare, … Continue reading The Silver Brumby by Elyne Mitchell (1913-2002)