You all know I’m a reader and that books and words are a huge part of who I am. My friend Suzanne has started a new “feature” on her blog — she’s asking people to share their favorite children’s books. I can’t resist being a part of this, even though I’m a day late getting started.
I encountered this book in fifth grade, when it was read to me by my teacher, Mrs. Mary Helsten. She had already taken us on a voyage through The Chronicles of Narnia and then she invited us to go on a journey through space! Mrs. Helsten may have had more influence on my young adult reading than any other teacher.
And here it is — making a television appearance on my favorite show: