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ReaderMarija's Reviews

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Rosemary Edmonds, Leo Tolstoy
Christmas Pudding and Pigeon Pie (Vintage Original)
Nancy Mitford
Tales of Glass Town, Angria, and Gondal: Selected Early Writings
Christine Alexander, Patrick Branwell Brontë, Anne Brontë, Emily Brontë, Charlotte Brontë
Little Dorrit - Charles Dickens, Stephen Wall, Helen Small One evening when I was six, I took one of my mom’s embroidered tablecloths along with a cup, saucer, and teapot from her Japanese tea service out into the backyard and simulated the scene where Amy visits Mr. Clennam at the Marshalsea—even taking one of the flowerheads from Mom’s hydrangea bush, pretending they were violets to dress up the table. Mom still has pictures somewhere. *grins*