Sunday, February 3, 2013

Favorite Authors February Birthdays

February 2 - Judith Viorst
“Some days are like that. Even in Australia.” 
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
 
February 7 - Charles Dickens
“There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.” 
Oliver Twist
 
February 8  - Jules Verne
“What a big book, captain, might be made with all that is known!"
"And what a much bigger book still with all that is not known!” 
The Mysterious Island
 
February 12 - Judy Blume
“We must, we must, we must increase our bust.” 
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret
 
February 24  - Wilhelm Grimm
“Mirror, mirror, here I stand. Who is the fairest in the land?” 
Grimm's Fairy Tales