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Jane’s Island

This evening I finished reading Jane’s Island by Marjorie Hill Allee. Jane’s Island was a Newbery runner-up in 1932. This was a wonderful story about a young woman named Ellen who spent a summer in Woods Hole, Massachusetts taking care … Continue reading

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Downright Dencey

This evening I finished reading Downright Dencey by Caroline Dale Snedeker. Downright Dencey was a Newbery runner-up in 1928. I really enjoyed reading the book as it is set in the Quaker community of Nantucket Island shortly after the War … Continue reading

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