Happy December and it’s time for another Six Degrees of Separation, that lovely meme hosted by Kate at booksaremyfavouriteandbest where she chooses a title for us bloggers to start a chain and link various titles together. I love this meme, and this month I’m going to do a slightly different take on it. This month’s … More Six Degrees of Separation: Sanditon to…
Official Synopsis from Goodreads: An English professor struggling for tenure discovers that her ex-fiancé has just become the president of her college—and her new boss—in this whip-smart modern retelling of Jane Austen’s classic Persuasion. Anne Corey is about to get schooled. An English professor in California, she’s determined to score a position on the … More ARC Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn
This month is the first time I’m trying the Six Degrees of Separation meme, run by Books Are My Favorite and Best. You take a given title, and mentally wander your way through six books, seeing where you end up! There really are no rules, you don’t have to choose books that you’ve read, and … More Six Degrees of Separation: From Pride and Prejudice to The Secret Garden
I’m really behind on all of my tags, but here’s one for the Three Days, Three Quotes challenge. The rules are: Thank the person who nominated you. Post a quote for three consecutive days. Nominate three new bloggers each day. As usual with my tags, I’m going to change things up a bit! I … More You Pierce My Soul
Classic Remarks is a classic literature meme hosted by Pages Unbound. Questions/discussions are posted on Fridays, and this week I’ve decided to participate in the meme! This week’s question is: Some argue Jane Austen writes “fluff” and others argue she belongs in the canon because she writes witty social commentary. Do you think Austen belongs … More Classic Remarks Friday: Jane Austen – Fluff or Canon?