Have You Seen Papa Dolphins Table

Have you seen the book Papa Dolphin’s Table? It was written and published by Dorothy Gilman Butters in 1955. Ms. Gilman wrote and published quite a few stories for teenagers but this one is aimed more towards the 8 to 12 year old set. There…

Social Media and Marketing for Books

While we wait for the remaining Dorothy Gilman books to be converted over to eBook format we thought we would create some book trailers and social media posters of our favorite quotes from her books. While looking on Goodreads today I found a list to…

Happy Holidays Be Safe

We hope you and yours will have a safe and happy holiday season and come back next year for more informative posts, reviews, and maybe even more games and quizzes for each of the books. We are still hoping to gather enough information and new…

Announcing Unexpected Mrs Pollifax

Like most people my first introduction to the writing of Mrs. Gilman was “The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax”. I didn’t start reading her until the late 1970’s but I was hooked after reading just the one book. This book inspired me to keep looking for new…

Talk About Long Engagements

If you have ever researched through historical records you will probably noticed that things have changed over the years. That is as it should be I guess. We can go back and do things like they did in the past if that is what we…