Throw Back Thursdays: Seeking Shakespeare

When I try to remember my high school English experiences, I remember very distinct things about each of my teachers. My 10th grade teacher focused on American literature. I remember we had those anthologies that so many schools use and it used to irritate me that we read such small selections of books. We'd read …

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Throw Back Thursday: Agatha Christie

It feels wrong to classify Agatha Christie as a "throw back" because I don't feel like she's ever gone anywhere. She has been a part of my life since I was a kid and through the amazing Poirot series and Marple films, she just keeps the attention firmly on her...as it should be. However, as …

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Throw Back Thursday: Cherry Ames

I'm kind of a sucker for throw back Thursday. I love looking at old photos, funny memories, sweet moments. In deciding my Thursday theme, I thought this would be a good chance to look back at some older books. Some will be classics. Some, like today's, will be decidedly not classics. Some will just evoke …

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