Wednesday, January 18, 2006

What We Are Reading

For pleasure, not school books
To see what we are reading for school see AmblesideOnline Years 3, 6 & 7
MamaLion -
Inkheart by Cornelia Funke (I'm reading this because it's Tom's favorite book)
Future Men by Douglas Wilson
Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey
Landmark biography of Mary, Queen of Scots
A Defense of Virginia and the South by R.L. Dabney
AdventureQueen -
C.S. Lewis' The Four Loves
PearlKeeper -
(to TheLittlestPrincess) Happy Little Family by Rebecca Caudill
To Kill A Mockingbird
Tom -
The Thief Lord by Corneila Funke
BLOCHhead -
The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom
SmokyBear -
Magic Treehouse Books (not my idea of great literature but at least the boys are finally reading for pleasure!)
audio tape of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
Tigger -
also Magic Treehouse books & Huck Finn
TheLittlestPrincess -
audio of Clara Barton from the Childhood of Famous Americans series
A Treasury of Children's Literature, edited by Armand Eisen - over & over
Update: She asked me for a poem before she went to bed tonight and we finished Poems to Read to the Very Young and then read her favorites over again. Her favorites are MICE by Rose Fyleman, FURRY BEAR by A.A. Milne and WOOLY BLANKET by Kate Cox Goddard.
All girls, including MamaLion -
So Much More by the Botkin sisters
MamaLion with 4 youngers -
The Horse and His Boy by C. S. Lewis

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