NaNoWriMo 2012 Participant!
I didn’t realize that Mary Downing Hahn is still writing and publishing books! In my mind, her books firmly belong in the 1980’s and 90’s. So imagine my surprise when I saw this book at my kids’ Scholastic Book Fair … Continue reading
Ten (Almost eleven) year old Ashley and her mom are moving from Baltimore to the small town of Monkton Mills, Maryland for a fresh start following Ashley’s father’s death. They are renting an apartment that’s on the top floor of … Continue reading
I barely remember this book. I must have gotten it from the library as a kid,because any Mary Downing Hahn book I owned was read over and over and over again. Kathleen Foster is twelve years old and the oldest … Continue reading
It’s been a while since I’ve done any Mary Downing Hahn. Thanks to Goodreads for the image. I’m a little disappointed. There are a few books that I’ve been holding on to for my blog, but have been afraid to … Continue reading
First things first: total mullet alert on the cover! I mean, I get that it was 1986 when this book was published, but holy shit that is one fine child-sized mullet on Heather. When most people think of Mary Downing … Continue reading
So I got the book Time for Andrew by Mary Downing Hahn from a used book store and reviewed it oh…about a month or so ago. I lent the book to a woman at work who has two sons who … Continue reading
Snark-free zone here. I totally love this book in a true, non-ironic way. Have I been a little too heavy on the Mary Downing Hahn recently? That’s only because I found a treasure trove at the Friends of the Library … Continue reading