Friday, December 17, 2010

Ashton Place...

[in-kawr-i-juh-buhl, -kor-] -adjective
1. unruly

This dictionary definition fits the orphan children of the mysterious Ashton Place perfectly! Fortunately, Miss Penelope Lumley is no ordinary governess...

If you wouldn't mind reading about three children raised by wolves, try The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: The Mysterious Howling by Maryrose Wood. The second book in the series is due for release in February of 2011.

Other Books About Orphans
The Boxcar Children series by Gertrude Chandler Warner
Anne of Green Gables series by L.M. Montgomery
Aram's Choice by Marsha Skrypuch
The Sisters Grimm: The Fairy-Tale Detectives by Michael Buckley

For Older Readers
Monstrumologist series by Richard Yancey
Foundling's Tale series by D.M. Cornish
The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod series by Heather Brewer