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'Far from the Madding Crowd' holds a strong cast in a great adaption.

Far From The Madding Crowd is a film set in in Victorian England, the independent and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer; Frank Troy, a reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor. 256 more words


Yarn Along: A Good Stretch 

I finally got past the 1×1 ribbing for my first Tridactyl Mitt during a good stretch of knitting over the weekend. And once I did, it turned into a really engaging knit; the wave pattern is just enough thinking for me right now. 211 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Read in a Weekend

Happy Tuesday!! This week is another Top Ten Tuesday freebie, so I’ve decided to share a list of books that I’ve been looking forward to making for quite some time: … 70 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

My Summer Reading List

I don’t know about anybody else, but one of my favourite things about Summer is having more time to read. With University finishing pretty early (around April, I think), it means I’ll have even more time to read in peace. 340 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Books That Exceeded My Expectations

Happy Tuesday! Today I’m here to share an incredibly positive bookish list with you all that will hopefully brighten your day with some recommendations. Usually I try to begin reading a book with an open mind, but it’s inevitable that there will be some initial expectations floating around. 62 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

More Than "Just" Love Stories | Discussion

It often seems as though the romance genre has gotten a bad reputation as being merely “fluff” and lacking substance. Many romance novels are considered pure entertainment reading only; in other words, there is nothing between the book’s covers that could possibly educate, enlighten, or challenge the reader in any way. 510 more words


FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD by Thomas Hardy | Review

To be honest, my initial expectations weren’t very high for Thomas Hardy’s classic novel Far from the Madding Crowd. All I knew about it before opening the first page was that it’s often hailed as an “epic” love story. 862 more words