I Capture the Castle

By Dodie Smith

I Capture the Castle tells the story of seventeen-year-old Cassandra Mortmain and her family, who live in not-so-genteel poverty in a ramshackle old English castle. Here she strives, over six turbulent months, to hone her writing skills. She fills three notebooks with sharply funny yet poignant entries. Her journals candidly chronicle the great cha…

Published date: January 1, 1948
Type: Books
Genre: Fiction, Young Adult

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A really lovely book about the importance of art and understanding the world.