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The Lost Prince
3.78
Marco Lorestan, the hero of this story, is the lesser-known brother to Mary Lennox and Sara Crewe (and I guess Little Lord Fauntleroy, which, unbeliev ...more
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Jun 11, 2007
 
Peppermints in the Parlor
3.98
In combination with the [much better-crafted] A Little Princess of Frances Hodgson Burnett, this book shaped many years of my pretending to be an over ...more
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Jun 11, 2007
 
The Little White Horse
4.10
I will admit to having read this book because I saw somewhere that J.K. Rowling liked it. Its good points are as follows: the details of the setting, ...more
Jan 2006
Jun 11, 2007
 
The Gammage Cup (The Minnipins, #1)
3.92
This is at the top of the list of obscure children's books that I read religiously and that no one else has ever heard of. Upon rereading last year, i ...more
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Jun 11, 2007
 
The Neverending Story
4.16
I read this book a couple of times when I was younger. The first time I was fascinated, the second time I actually got bored and put it down, and the ...more
Jan 2002
Jun 11, 2007
 
The Westing Game
4.02
I haven't read this book in far too long--but it's kind of like what would happen if a millionaire died and made his will reading into a reality TV sh ...more
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Jun 11, 2007
 
The Fairy Rebel
4.04
This was another of my favorite random chapterbooks that I just recently rediscovered. A fairy who isn't supposed to talk to humans decides to help a ...more
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Jun 11, 2007
 
Letters from Father Christmas, Revised Edition
4.20
If I ever have kids I want to do something for them that is this cool. Starting when his oldest son was three, Tolkein wrote long, elaborate, illustra ...more
Dec 2005
Jun 11, 2007
 
Fairy Tales
4.08
I stumbled on these in the bookstore one day...they aren't poetry but they read like they are, and they are every bit as charming as you'd expect. I t ...more
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Jun 11, 2007
 
King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table
3.86
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Jun 11, 2007
 
The Adventures of Robin Hood
4.05
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Jun 11, 2007
 
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
4.13
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Oct 20, 2010
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