The Three "R's"

Ramblings, Reflections, Reviews … From the "Pen" of William Land

Category Archives: Family

My Favorite Christmas Memories: Judy Bolton and “The Secret of the Musical Tree”

My Favorite Christmas Memories: Judy Bolton and “The Secret of the Musical Tree” by William Land As a life-long fan of children’s series books, I have read many of these novels since I was eight years old. I have thrilled to the adventures of the girl sleuths including Connie Blair, Cherry Ames, Vicki Barr, the …

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The Magic of Christmas: the Wish Book

The Magic of Christmas: the Wish Book by William Land When I was a child, the forthcoming excitement of the Christmas season was marked by a huge occasion. This event was the arrival of the Sears Canada (formerly Simpson’s Sears) Christmas catalogue known as the Wish Book in our home. My childhood and young adulthood …

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