Classic Children’s Literature Challenge: Links Post 1


Rather than wait until the end of the month for one big links post, I thought it would be nice to link up posts from participants at the half-way point. If I’ve missed a post, please let me know, and don’t forget to add your links to the WELCOME PAGE – I wouldn’t want to miss anyone!

Informative Posts from Jean – Howling Frog Books:

John Newbery
Children’s Literature: 19th Century Illustration
Hans Christian Anderson
E. Nesbit
Sydney Taylor

Amateur Reader (Tom) – Wuthering Expectations:

Little Women & Little Women, Part Second – Louisa May Alcott (1868-69) – A week-long series (first post linked)

Arenel – Slightly Cultural, Most Thoughtful and Inevitably Irrelevant:

An overview of Russian children’s literature [very helpful!]
The Reluctant Dragon – Kenneth Grahame (1898)

Becky – Becky’s Book Reviews:

Anne of Green Gables – L. M. Montgomery (1908)
Pollyanna – Eleanor H. Porter (1913)

Carissa – Musings of an Introvert:

Ballet Shoes – Noel Streatfeild (1936)

Elyssa – unscripted:

King of the Wind – Marguerite Henry (1948)

Rachel – Resistance is Futile:

The Magician’s Nephew – C. S. Lewis (1955)
The Last Battle – C. S. Lewis (1956)
Call It Courage – Armstrong Sperry (1940)
Hitty: Her First Hundred Years – Rachel Field (1929)

Santurini – Reading Buddy:

“The Snow Queen” – Hans Christian Anderson (1845)

Sarah – Sarah Reads Too Much:

The Borrowers – Mary Norton (1952)
Peter Pan – J. M. Barrie (1911)

ShaReKay – Lost in Kudzu:

Anne of Green Gables, The Wizard of Oz, and Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats

Amanda – Simpler Pastimes:

Little Women (Part One) – Louisa May Alcott (1868)

If I missed your post, don’t worry–I’ll have another round-up by the end of the month!

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