Tag Archives: Mary Norton

Book Review: The Borrowers

Apparently, back in May of 2012 when this book review first ran, I was in the habit of writing much longer reviews. ¬†Of course, my daughter wasn’t yet in the habit of reading on her own, so I didn’t have … Continue reading

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What’s The Eight-Year-Old reading this week?

Our semi-weekly survey of the tidbits that cross The Eight-Year-Old’s desk.

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The Five-Year-Old Reviews Books: Frogs, Dinosaurs, & Borrowers, Oh My!

This summer The Five-Year-Old with characteristic enthusiasm has enrolled in not one, but two reading programs. The first is the Dream Big, Read! Massachusetts-wide reading program through our local library. The other is the Imagination’s Destination Summer Reading program at … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Borrowers

The Borrowers By Mary Norton Illustrated by Beth and Joe Krush Sandpiper, 2003 Age Range: 9 and up Several months ago, my husband and I were under the impression that The Five-Year-Old would enjoy seeing movies out in the world. … Continue reading

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