House of Dreams: The Life of L. M. Montgomery

Liz Rosenberg "The wonder is not that L.M. Montgomery struggled, but that she rose above her suffering for so long and accomplished so much in the face of it.”   When I read fiction, I like to know a bit about the author, just to have an idea of his or her perspective. Often, the blurb … Continue reading House of Dreams: The Life of L. M. Montgomery

The Candy Bomber

Michael O. Tunnel "I can live on thin rations, but not without hope." Our children need stories like this. We need stories like this.  The first chapter of The Candy Bomber briefly outlines a complicated political situation - the Soviet blockade of Germany’s capital city, Berlin, in 1948. When WWII was over, the Allies divided … Continue reading The Candy Bomber