Peeler Birthday Bash: Miss Prim Box

In April, our book club, Potato Peel Pie Book Community, turns three! To celebrate, we are re-reading three of our favorite books - The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, The Awakening of Miss Prim, and 84 Charing Cross Road. In addition to our fun read alongs, the Book Fairy is giving away a … Continue reading Peeler Birthday Bash: Miss Prim Box

Peeler Essentials: Book Darts

Book Darts #PeelerEssentials “How I love ya, how I love ya, my dear old Book Darts!” Book Darts, where have you been all my life?  Yes, I’m waxing cliché-ful. It’s amazing how quickly these critters have become indispensable to me.  Thank you, Jennifer Halverson! Jennifer's #PeelerEssentials Book Darts are THESE. Life is changeable enough without messing … Continue reading Peeler Essentials: Book Darts

Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?

When I found this book, I had previously considered myself well-versed in Dr. Seuss. I had never even heard of this one before.  The copy I bought at a library book sale was already tattered, so I assumed someone must have loved it. Because it was fun for me to read, my small son loved … Continue reading Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?

The Virginian

This is part of Diane's American Literature Course Series Owen Wister’s The Virginian Oh, that old thing? Why, yes, it’s been one of my favorites for many years.  I noticed, though, while doing research for our American literature class, that it seems to be going out of style.  Too trite and formulaic, perhaps?  Wait!  Please note that … Continue reading The Virginian