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Bookworm: A Memoir of Childhood Reading

by Lucy Mangan (Square Peg, 2018)


Mangan stirs up nostalgia through her (quietly amusing) remembrances of childhood favourites, ruminating on the benefits and challenges of formative-age reading and the history of children’s literature. In doing so she calls attention to several unheralded classics for bookworms to track down.