Recommended Reading

Looking for a good book? Allow me to recommend one - or twenty!

~realistic stories~

The Eagle of the Ninth, by Rosemary Sutcliffe

The Silver Branch, by Rosemary Sutcliffe

Fabiola, by Cardinal Wiseman

Fingal's Quest, by Madeleine A. Polland

The Song of Roland

Lay Siege to Heaven, by Louis De Wohl

The Scarlet Letter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Reb and the Redcoats, by Constance Savery

Mansfield Park, by Jane Austen

Persuasion, by Jane Austen

"I declare after all there is no enjoyment like Reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book!" - Jane Austen:

Treasure Island, by Robert Louis Stevenson

A Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens

The Scarlet Pimpernel, by Baroness Orczy

Scarlet Pimpernel Pin!:

Uncle Tom's Cabin, by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott

Rose in Bloom, by Louisa May Alcott

The Tom Playfair Series, by Fr. Francis J. Finn

Anne of Green Gables, by Lucy Maude Montgomery

The Father Brown Mysteries, by G. K. Chesterton

Enemy Brothers, by Constance Savery

Snow Treasure, by Marie McSwigan


~fantastic stories~

The Hobbit, by J. R. R. Tolkien

The Lord of the Rings, by J. R. R. Tolkien

The Chronicles of Narnia, by C. S. Lewis

I love everything about this picture <3  (Left the right) Tirian, Peter, Polly, Digory, Edmund, Lucy, Jill, Eustace <3 the king of Narnia and the Seven friends of Narnia.:

Til We Have Faces, by C. S. Lewis

Out of the Silent Planet, Perelandra, and That Hideous Strength by C. S. Lewis

The Chronicles of Prydain, by Lloyd Alexander

The Princess and the Goblin, by George MacDonald

The Princess and Curdie, by George MacDonald

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH, by Robert C. O'Brien

The Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum

The Tale of Desperaux, by Kate DiCamillo

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, by Kate DiCamillo

Winnie the Pooh, by A. A. Milne

Comments

  1. I may have read a lot of these, but I definitely plan on looking at the ones I have not! ;)

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    1. Oh yay! They're all very good. :) I particularly recommend Tom Playfair, if you haven't read that one yet.

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  2. This is awesome! I've read many of these! :D

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    1. Thanks! Why, you are a good person. :)

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