Nancy Drew & Mildred Wirt Benson:
A Mystery Revealed
The original Carolyn Keene, nom de plume for the continuingly popular Nancy Drew mystery series, was nobodys sweet grandma. She was Mildred A. Wirt Benson, a feisty, adventurous spirit. A career newspaperwoman, she set the standard for the enduring heroine that many fondly remember and still read today.
Time and the Tesseract:
The Books of Madeleine LEngle
LEngles Newbery award-winning A Wrinkle in Time and the Time Quartet that it spawned are landmark novels that helped transform two genres: Science Fiction/Fantasy and Young Adult Fiction. But LEngles childrens books represent only one aspect of the work of this prolific author.
Ten Years Ago
Books into Film
The Three Godfathers