Our #MGCarousel reading challenge this month is all about HISTORICAL FICTION. CJ and Elza are popping back to the 1800s to enjoy stories of invention, expansion, migration, and mystery.Continue reading “#MGCarousel – Through History: The 1800s”
Tag: Author: Nancy Springer
The stranger, all dressed in black from her hat to her boots, slips from shadow to shadow as if she were no more a shadow herself, unnoticed.The Case of the Missing Marquess by Nancy Springer
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April 3 is National Tweed Day, and what better way to celebrate than with allusions to Sherlock Holmes! The fictional detective is famous for his tweedy attire. Both his trademark deerstalker cap and his sleeveless Inverness cape were made of the rough, woolen cloth so suitable to London’s damp and highland’s moors. One of my favorite middlegrade series casts Sherlock in a new light. He and Mycroft are the much older brothers of a clever girl named Enola.
Solving Crime Runs in the Family