Friday, March 31, 2017

March Link-Up: Old School Kidlit Reading Challenge 2017 (Books Published Before 1945)

Today marks the end of the third month of the Old School Kidlit Reading Challenge, which focused on books published prior to 1945.

I read three books for the challenge this month:

If you reviewed or otherwise posted about an "Old School" book from 1944 or earlier, please leave a comment below with a link so other participants can see what you read. Thanks! 


  1. Well, I dropped the ball on this one. I read several more books than usual because some middle grade fiction I had a hold on came in (The Secret Keepers, The War That Saved My Life, and The Imaginary caught my eye along with a couple of graphic novels). Anne of the Island was the only book I read published before 1945. The Big Wave by Pearl S. Buck was close (1948). @oneaponceatime

  2. I did a round up post on my favorite pre-1945 books and why they left an impression on me. You can see it here: