The Case of the Cryptic Crinoline by Nancy Springer Philomel Books (Penguin Young Readers Group), 2009. Children’s 9-12 (160 pages) If you have not yet read any of Nancy Springer’s Enola Holmes mysteries, that is a correction that should soon be made. The Cryptic Crinoline is the fifth in the series and Springer and EnolaContinue reading “holmes”

what feathers sound(s) like

feathers by Jacqueline Woodson Putnam Publishing Group (March 2007) Children/juvenile books:  ages 8-12 (118 pages) feathers was handed to me with little more to recommend it than “Have you heard of Jacqueline Woodson and feathers?” “Newberry Honor’s list, right?” I recall. Yes.  And the next time I see Connie she lends me her copy, “You’llContinue reading “what feathers sound(s) like”