The Adventures of a Spanish Nun

October 7, 2019
Leonora Blanche Alleyne
1913
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photo by
Anqui Lu
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Tonight, we'll be reading a story called "The Adventures of a Spanish Nun" from the "Strange Storybook" by Mrs. Andrew Lang -- Leonora Blanche Alleyne, published in 1913. This story tells of a young woman who had been raised in a convent but had dreams of exploring the world. She then acts upon them, dressed as men, and full of exploits and daring.