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Thursday, February 20, 2014

Look who's getting old: Harriet the Spy: The children’s book heroine who observes friends, classmates, and neighbors – and holds nothing back in her notebook commentary – first came on the scene in 1964, when Harper & Row published Louise Fitzhugh’s Harriet the Spy. Fifty this year!! Unfortunately, the author Louise Fitzhugh died in her 40's in 1974, but Harriet lives on.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

A golden book cover...

Book covers draw me in. This certainly has me running to grab it.

Read an interview with author Marci Jefferson on Heather Webb's blog at