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The Boys

The BoysWhile Nat takes a good long sleep, I will tell my little readers something about the boys, among whom he found himself when he woke up. To begin with our old friends. Franz was a tall …

The Laurence Boy

The Laurence Boy"Jo! Jo! Where are you?" cried Meg at the foot of the garret stairs."Here!" answered a husky voice from above, and, running up, Meg found her sister eating apples and crying …

Devil's Own

(CONNAUGHT BOYS.) The 88th Foot. So called by General Picton from their bravery in the Peninsular War, 1809-1814. Applied also to the Inns of Court Volunteers, the members of which are lawy…

Mind your Own Business

“Seest thou a man diligent in his business, he shall stand before kings” (Prov. xxii. 29). “He who doeth his own business defileth not his fingers” (Fielding's Prov…

Jim the Boy

Author:Tony EarleyLittle Brown Earley, the acclaimed author of Here We Are in Paradise, brings out his much anticipated first novel. Much praised by literary litmus-testers Granta and The New…

Winslow Boy

Director/Writer:David MametSony Pictures Classics; G; 110 minutesRelease:4/99Cast:Nigel Hawthorne, Jeremy Northam, Rebecca Pidgeon, Gemma Jones David Mamet has adapted Terence Rattigan's accla…

The Newton Boys

Director:Richard LinklaterWriters:Richard Linklater, Claude Stanush and Clark WalkerDirector of Photography:Peter JamesEditor:Sandra AdairMusic:Edward D. BarnesProduction Designer:Catherine Ha…

Backstreet Boys

Black & Blue Jive The Backstreet Boys were supposedly looking for a more mature sound on this follow-up to the 21-million-selling Millennium, but they never quite reached that desti…

Minden Boys

The 20th Foot, so called from their noted bravery at Minden, in Prussia, August 1, 1759. Now called “The Lancashire Fusiliers.” Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobh…

A Boy's Will

by Robert Frost A Boy's WillContentsInto My OwnGhost HouseMy November GuestLove and a QuestionA Late WalkStarsStorm FearWind and Window FlowerTo the Thawing WindA Prayer in SpringFlower-gathe…