WEMH #110 Robert Louis Stevenson
"The world is so full of a number of things
I'm sure we should all be as happy as king."
The Life of Robert Louis Stevenson for Boys and Girls by Jacqueline Overton
Robert Louis Stevenson Reader--This little book is a simple biography for beginning readers where his life is reflected in A Child's Garden of Verses
Robert Louis Stevenson by Amy Cruse
Robert Louis Stevenson by Catherine Owens Peare
Stories of Great Writers
WEMH #111 Moving Towards Independence
"I would rather belong to a poor nation that was free, than to a rich nation that had ceased to be in love with liberty."
WEMH #112 Patrick Henry
"Give me liberty or give me death!"
Historic Americans by Elbridge S. Brooks
WEMH #113 Nathan Hale
"I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country."
Pioneers and Patriots by Marguerite Dickson
WEMH #116 Saint Patrick
"God can make use of all that happens."
WEMH #118 The Song of Caedmon
"...to whom the gift of song was divinely given."
Children's Stories in English Literature by Henrietta Wright
Lift Up Your Voice and Sing
WEMH #120 King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table
"The oath of the Knight was really one of service to his God and to society--to protect the oppressed and to uphold the right. He took a solemn vow 'to speak the truth, to succor the helpless and oppressed and never turn back from an enemy.'"
King Arthur and His Knights (1905) Maude Radford
WEMH #121 Robert Bruce
I wanted to get in one more Month 3 topic before we move on. This is just a short one--one more lover of freedom.
"We will drain our dearest veins,
But they shall be free!"
Heroes of the MIddle Ages by Eva March Tappan (1912)