Movable Type 3.2
July 29, 2006
Kidlit 6: MadelineBlogathon 2006
In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines,/ lived twelve little girls in two straight lines...
I could go on, but I suppose there's no reason to torture you like that.
I have most of that book memorized. (My mom probably does too.) I loved the Madeline books when I was little. I had a Madeline doll, and I was Madeline for Halloween one year. I still have the hat somewhere. And this was in the '80s, before Madeline was all hip and had a TV show and all. I liked Madeline before it was cool.
What do we think of the Bad Hat, though? I can't be the only one who always found him oddly alluring. Is he an early childhood version of the whole attractive "bad boy" concept in literature and pop culture?Posted by Kat at July 29, 2006 02:31 PM