Books on Film: Cartoons, Southern Gothic, and More

The delightful series from Jill Barklem, Brambly Hedge [which I’ve written about here] apparently had a short live series. THis would be entertaining for young fans of Brambly Hedge! WILDCAT Flannery O’Connor is one of America’s most prolific, Catholic writers. She’s difficult to understand. My undergraduate professors – perhaps because of their lack of Catholicism… Continue reading Books on Film: Cartoons, Southern Gothic, and More

Patricia Polacco

Patricia Polacco is one of those authors that every child should experience. She clearly loved her craft, and her books cover topics like suffering, siblings, and culture. These books, too, are usually available at libraries. I love the depth of her books which don’t condensed to children, but she examines issues of life with them… Continue reading Patricia Polacco