Episode 131: Muggle orphanages in the early 1900s

Apr 13, 2015, 02:39 PM

Two books I re-read after being reminded of them while listening to the discussion of the Muggle Orphanage Tom Riddle grew up in - Dear Daddy-Long-Legs and Dear Enemy, both by Jean Webster, published before 1920, interesting description of the grimness of orphan life.