My Favorite Books Growing Up

  1. Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
    My grandma and I had a book club that consisted of just her and I reading all these books a few times, watching the miniseries on tv and then her making me promise to name my future daughter Anne
  2. Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
    I have a thing for quirky girls
  3. Nancy Drew by Carolyn Keene
    The whole lot of 'em, I just ate them all up
  4. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
    I think I read this yearly
  5. The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner and L. Kate Deal
    I always love a good adventure
  6. Frog and Toad by Arnold Lobel
    I learned to read with this series and it will always be super special for that reason
  7. Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
    She was so cute!
  8. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L. Konigsburg
    I always entertained fantasies of running away. I'd pack a small suitcase and hide in a corner and read instead.
  9. Matilda by Roald Dahl
    A super nerd who uses her powers to triumph over evil...perfect