Yo Doodlebugs Shank’s again this morn, and off to Barnes wetlands. Rubic and Uncle. The weather is still holding good and the old current was laying a few Johnny Ray’s on the boulevards de Barnes. 212 more words
Tags » Mervyn Peake
Overview: The trilogy is made up of ‘Titus Groan’, ‘Gormenghast’ and ‘Titus Alone’ and was written by Mervyn Peake in the mid-twentieth century. The novels chronicle the lives of the many and varied inhabitants of the vast, crumbling castle known as Gormenghast and although there are many stories, the books focus or at least revolve around the heir to the Gormenghast throne – Titus Groan. 656 more words
OK, there’s this meme going, about the Ten Books of Your Life.
Like there was only ten books that important in my life.
And I was talking about this with my friend Claire – and she’s doing two lists of ten books, because she knows. 556 more words
The Gormenghast Trilogy by Mervyn Peake
Genre: Gothic Fiction
Logline: The sprawling, maze-like castle Gormenghast hulks over the tradition bound lives of it’s occupants, as the new heir, Titus Groan, is born, and the ambitious Steerpike plots his way out of working in the kitchens and into everyone’s lives. 796 more words