This is a heartwarming story of love and friendship and a poignant reminder that sometimes life not working out the way we want it to is actually the best thing that can Heidi Duro This novel tells the story of Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and black father.
As the Yorkshire sunshine softens Mary’s hard little heart and she befriends the animal charmer Dicken, her invalid cousin Colin, and a host of gentle creatures, you’ll laugh with her and cry with her as she learns how to love, how to trust, and how to reach outside herself to nurture the world around C. Lewis When Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy slip into the magical land of Narnia, befriending talking animals and battling the White Witch, they discover the bonds of family and the value of bravery.
This is more than a story about an entire world tucked away in an old piece of furniture.
The story of Maurice and Sarah reminds us that the things we do for love can trigger an inexorable pull of fate that carries our lives on a passionate and sometimes perilous journey and that while love doesn’t always last forever, the lessons we learn from it summer, so even if you’ve read it before, now might be a good time to revisit it.
Told through the point of view of the 6 year-old Scout Finch, the story recounts a crisis that rocks her Alabama hometown when the African American Thom Robinson is accused of raping a young white woman.
It’s a novel about the boundlessness of the human imagination. Montgomery When 11 year-old orphan Anne Shirley goes to live with the middle-aged brother and sister Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, she discovers that there’s been some mistake and that they had actually wanted to adopt a boy.
Set against the backdrop of World War II England, the land of Narnia represents the timeless hope in a better, brighter future. While this debacle initially drops Anne into a world where she fears being rejected and unloved, you’ll ultimately be rewarded as Anne’s spirited imagination and kind heart win over everyone whose life she touches.Scout’s father, Atticus Finch, is the lawyer appointed to represent Robinson.Alternately humorous and brutally honest, the novel looks critically at social issues of class, race, and sex politics and the sometimes ironic injustice of the American legal system. Read all of them, but you have to begin at the beginning, right?Books teach us about love, heartbreak, friendship, war, social injustice, and the resilience of the human spirit.Here are 25 books you should read at least once in your Khaled Hosseini Told against the backdrop of the changing political landscape of Afghanistan from the 1970s to the period following 9/11, The Kite Runner is the story of the unlikely and complicated friendship between Amir, the son of a wealthy merchant, and Hassan, the son of his father’s servant until cultural and class differences and the turmoil of war tear them asunder.The novel is a coming-of-age story that follows four sisters (the March girls) from girlhood to womanhood in Civil War America. White’s children’s classic about Wilber the pig and his host of barnyard friends from Charlotte the spider to Templeton the rat flings wide the door to imagination and makes us wonder what a world where animals could talk would be like.