This week, for my Top Ten Tuesday post, I wrote about books from my childhood that I’d like to revisit. And, as I said in that post, I had difficulty with it, as I revisited a lot of books from my childhood during the years I was studying children’s literature–and as I’m mother to a 6 year old.
I decided that the Thursday 13, then, would be a list of books that were just as good when I read them as an adult as they were when I was a child. (Except that the Suess books had to go in one spot, and so did the Narnia books.)
Books that Stand the Test of Time:
Each week, The Broke and the Bookish holds Top Ten Tuesday, a weekly booking meme. This week, we’re talking about books from our childhood that we want to revisit.
I had a bit of a difficult time with this list, because as a children’s literature student, I read and re-read many books from my childhood and many that I’d never encountered before. Here, though, are 10 that I haven’t had a chance to re-read that I’d like to, at some point, just to see what happens: