Every now and then, a book comes along that makes you jump with joy, and this is one of them! I started reading it, then I had to hunt through my 10 year old daughter’s room to find it as she kept taking it to read for herself!
It is 1918 and Rachel lives in a mission hospital in Kenya. Her parents are hardworking, sacrificial English missionaries, dedicated to helping the sick and illiterate. Rachel has never known any other life and she loves Africa. She loves the mission where she helps and loves the tribal people, the terrain, and most of all,… Continue reading Listening For Lions By Gloria Whelan
I found this little book tucked away in a local bookshop. The appealing artwork on the cover really drew me to pick it up and have a good look. It is about a doll called Karolina, who magically travels from the Land of Dolls to a dollmaker’s workshop; where they become friends and their adventure… Continue reading The Dollmaker of Krakow by R M Romero