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Austen in August 2015 – Wrap-up Post

Alas, another Austen in August is coming to an end. I read two Austen-related novels and watched two adaptations. * CONTAINS SPOILERS Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen … Continue reading

August 31, 2015 · 15 Comments

Celebrities in Classics – Michael Fassbender

Celebrities in Classics is a regular feature where I highlight the classic novel adaptations my favourite actors have starred in. WHO IS IT? I was tempted to make this a … Continue reading

August 27, 2015 · 6 Comments

This Godforsaken Place by Cinda Gault (2015)

Although I am Canadian, I went to high school overseas and had a very vague understanding about Louis Riel and Gabriel Dumont when I started reading This Godforsaken Place. Like … Continue reading

August 26, 2015 · 10 Comments

2015 Book Blogger Discussion Challenge – Do you ever envy other bloggers?

en•vee – a feeling of discontent or covetousness with regard to another’s advantages, success, possessions, etc. Do you ever envy other bloggers? Do you compare your blog to other blogs? … Continue reading

August 20, 2015 · 27 Comments

Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee (2015)

Although I believed To Kill A Mockingbird to be an outstanding book, I didn’t have any burning desire to read Go Set A Watchman when I heard it was to … Continue reading

August 19, 2015 · 9 Comments

#AusteninAugustRBR 2015 and Jane Austen in Pop Culture

Austen in August is a month-long event celebrating all things related to classic author, Jane Austen. It’s not too late to sign-up on Adam’s wonderful blog, Roof Beam Reader. This … Continue reading

August 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

Celebrities in Classics – Carey Mulligan

Celebrities in Classics is a regular feature where I highlight the classic novel adaptations some of my favourite actors have starred in. WHO IS IT? Carey Mulligan is a young … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · 13 Comments

Villa America by Liza Klaussmann (2015)

I received an advance review copy of Villa America at BEA 2015. It wasn’t on my list of must-gets, but I happened to wander into the Hachette booth and a … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · 8 Comments

Born With Teeth by Kate Mulgrew

What I remember the most about William Shatner’s fascinating, yet also dreadful, The Captains documentary where he interviews the actors who played Star Trek captains over the course of the … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · 17 Comments

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