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…and back again

So here’s the middling-to-major update I promised you almost two weeks ago:

– First of all and the cause of my delay: My conference paper is finished! 219 more words

How to tell you are reading a Gothic novel

yeahwrite:

politicsprose:

INFOGRAPHIC: How to tell you’re reading a Gothic novel
(via The Guardian)

Ha this rules.

Just to remind you all that I am still working on my Gormenghast paper and trying not to get lost in its old, crumbling labyrinths…

#BoutofBooks - Literary Quote challenge

Thanks to Jess at Gone With the Words. This was a fairly easy challenge, but it was enjoyable picking out one of my favourite lines (from many!) from… 37 more words

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#BoutofBooks - Update 5!

So here are my stats for the fifth day of Bout of Books.

Tuesday/Wednesday

Pages read: 366 pages of Titus Groan; 25 pages of… 238 more words

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#BoutofBooks - Update 4

So here are my stats for the fourth day of Bout of Books.

Thursday

Pages read: 366 pages of Titus Groan; 50 pages of Emma… 99 more words

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#BoutofBooks - Updates 2 and 3 (sorry!)

So here are my stats for the second and third day of Bout of Books.

Tuesday/Wednesday

Pages read: 150 pages of Titus Groan; 50 pages of… 134 more words

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Gormenghast of the Mind

After the BBC’s disastrous television production of Gormenghast, the trilogy of novels by Mervyn Peake, they are now making amends with a splendid radio adaptation. 364 more words

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