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Volume 99, Number 4

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Readers share their favorite children's books

Alumni, friends, parents and others share some of their favorite reading from their childhood

Carolyn Baddorf  ’97

Mechanicsburg, PA

Robert Louis Stevenson's A Child's Garden of Verses

Samuel Barnes ’94

Camp Hill, PA

The Pokey Little Puppy, by Janette Sebring Lowrey and Gustaf Tenggren

Audrey Brubaker ’64

York, PA

Polly Wants a Cracker

Phil Morice Brubaker ’94

South Bend, IN

Little Richard

Laurie Edwards ’76

Reidsville, NC

The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe, C.S. Lewis

Corri Gross ’98

Stonington, CT

The Little Red Hen

Melissa Hamilton ’99

Pitman, NJ

Corduroy, by Don Freeman

Janet Gundlah Hodges ’84

Lilburn GA

Never Tease a Weasel, by Jean Conder Soule and George Booth

Nancy J. Hoke ’50

Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott

Janice Knapp ’73

North Lawrence, Ohio

Curious George books by by H. A. Rey

Nancy Knight (parent)

Hampton, NJ

Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott

Rebecca Lewandowski ’02

New Kensington, PA

Curious Georgeby H. A. Rey

Lori Luther (parent)

Leesburg, VA 20175

In the Night Kitchen by Maurice Sendak. Actually it was my kid's favorite.

Sarah Mackin ’04

Delmar, NY

Le Voyage de Babar by Jean de Brunhoff (1932)

Rachel Moury ’02

Mechanicsburg, PA

Charlotte's Web, by E. B. White and Garth Williams

Julie Murphy (parent)

Lititz PA

Charlotte's Web, by E. B. White and Garth Williams

Joshua Sieweke’99

Tucker, GA

A book by Richard Scarry that showed famous international locations and cultures

Mindy Stauder (parent)

Catawissa PA

Crispin's Crispin (Goodnight Dog)

Sharon Thornhill


Heidi, by Johanna Spyri

Alice G. Hostetter Zercher ’44

Nappanee, IN

Robert Louis Stevenson's poems

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