Hobbit Club Recipes & Links

These links and resources are a support to our "Building A Hobbit Club" series. July & August: The Hobbit Lake Town Cram: check out this interesting discussion Beorn's Honey Cakes Bilbo's Tea Cake September – Bilbo’s Journey by Joseph Pearce I have a review of Bilbo's Journey - coming soon October – The Fellowship of the Ring, … Continue reading Hobbit Club Recipes & Links

Hobbit Club Discussion Questions

Hobbit Club Discussion Questions (July & August) The Hobbit Tolkien, a master of words, uses the word ‘burglar’ to describe Bilbo. What does that mean? How are Bilbo and Gollum alike? How is Beorn like Lewis’s Aslan? Isn’t it interesting that after their stay with Beorn, Gandalf tells the party that he will be leaving … Continue reading Hobbit Club Discussion Questions

Mustang, Wild Spirit of the West By Marguerite Henry

By the time the Marguerite Henry craze visited my grade school classmates in the early 70s, Henry had already published around 50 books about dogs and horses. Given my love of animal stories at the time, I’ve pondered my reasons for never joining my friends on the “Henry-Reading Train.” In fact, I didn’t read Misty … Continue reading Mustang, Wild Spirit of the West By Marguerite Henry