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Year: 2020

Weekly Quote for Week-28 2020 ~ The Secret of Nightingale Wood

Weekly Quote for Week-28 2020 ~ The Secret of Nightingale Wood

The Secret of Nightingale Wood, Bird, Trees, Girl, Butterfly/Moth, Clouds, Historical Fiction, Lucy Strange, Blue, Red, Gray, Children's Books“Fluctuat nec mergitur.”
“Is that Latin?”
“Yes. It’s the motto of Paris–something like, Tossed but not sunk. The French translate it a bit more prettily–She is tossed by the waves but she does not sink.” Then he looked at me. “We’ve all been tossed by the waves, haven’t we, little ‘un? The t-trick is not to sink…”

Friday’s Page 69 ~ Hilda and the Great Parade

Friday’s Page 69 ~ Hilda and the Great Parade

Hilda and the Great Parade, Hilda, Fantasy, Children's Books, Scouts, Fantasy, Magic, Orange, Trolls, Elves, Town, City, Lindeworm, Raven, Friendship, Mystery, Single Parenting
“According to the book,” said Frida, “the signs of a lindworm lair include disturbed leaves, overturned earth and –”
“Dark smoke?” said Hilda. She pointed it the centre of the island, where plumes of purple smoke curled high into the air.