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Review: Time After Time by Wendy Godding

Time After Time by Wendy Godding (Released April 2014) via NetGalley.

She has died countless times before, and she is not going to let it happen again.

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“Gentle reader, may you never feel what I then felt! May your eyes never shed such stormy, scalding, heart-wrung tears as poured from mine. May you never appeal to Heaven in prayers so hopeless and so agised as in that hour left my lips: for never may you, like me, dread to be the instrument of evil to what you wholly love.”

― Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

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The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde

England 1985, a time and a place where they take literature very seriously indeed. An England where fanatical bands of Baconites roam the countryside, where forging the works of Byron is a capital crime, and where it is possible to get lost in a good book, literally. 83 more words

"What Should I Read Next?" - Books

You loved: Pride and Prejudice

Why you loved it: Non-cheesy romance, period literature, relatable characters, and flowing prose.

You’ll probably love: Jane Eyre

I don’t often make suggestions of period literature. 94 more words

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Guess what week is it? Well, okay, don’t guess. It’s already Friday, and if you’ve read the other posts this week, you already know it’s… 1,192 more words

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Jane Eyre Bakes a Lamb Cake

Cakes in the shape of an adorable lamb are an Easter tradition in many parts of Europe, including Italy and Poland. Jane Eyre will bake one for Easter. 371 more words

Reading Slowly

We all read. Well, most of us do. But do we read productively? Do we have vivid memories afterwards of the scenes or ideas evoked? Do we actually take in the words in front of our eyes, savour the sounds, notice the techniques used, and connect with a writer who has painstakingly constructed these sentences so that some stranger should read them? 243 more words