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Out of Africa - 1938 - First Edition - by Isak Dinesen aka Karen Blixen (Danish, 1885-1962) - New York: Random House - @Mlle

I had a farm in Africa.Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen (First American Edition) from Royal Books.

Karen Blixen with Denys Finch Hatton

Karen Blixen with 'Great White Hunter' Denys Finch Hatton, portrayed by Meryl Streep and Robert Redford in the movie of Out of Africa.

Pride and Prejudice

Favorite book AND a peacock? Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen, illustrated by Hugh Thomson, 1894


The Olive Fairy Book. I loved Andrew Lang's "color" fairy books. Both the stories and the the illustrations fed my imagination. To be considered.

An old Kikuyu - artist: Karen Blixen, Denmark.

An old Kikuyu - artist: Karen Blixen, Denmark.

The Muse by Jessie Burton

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The Muse by Jessie Burton – 30 June 31 Brilliant Books That You Really Need To Read This Spring

How could I not love this book? It is a classic. We read it in 4th grade.

Charlotte's Web, my grade teacher read this to us with the most magical voice