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Book 352: Persuasion - Jane Austen

I don’t know how I let myself go so long without re-reading Persuasion (Amazon link), I forgot how much I loved it. I think I last read it in 2008/2009 so almost six years ago! 745 more words

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It's Getting Hot: Edith Wharton's Summer

Have you read Edith Wharton’s Ethan Frome? Well, in many ways, Summer is its companion—only opposite. Remember the desolate winter landscapes in Ethan Frome… 434 more words

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North and South


Title: North and South. Author: Elizabeth Gaskell. Published: 1854. Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. Challenges: The Classics Club

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Margaret Hale is living a lovely life in the South; having spent some years in London with her charming, if somewhat shallow cousin, Edith, she returns to her parents in the Hampshire village where her father is the Reverend. 684 more words

Classics Club: The House of Spirits

Author: Isabel Allende

The House of Spirits had been sitting on my TBR shelf for several years.  I never had to read it while I was in school, and I bought it at a used bookstore during a time when I was actively collecting the kinds of books that it seemed everyone had read or at least popped up on the top 10, 50, 100 lists of books that must be read by everyone.   588 more words

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Gone with the Wind Reading Event Master Post

Welcome to the master post for the Gone with the Wind (GWTW) Reading Event! This event is hosted by one of my oldest and dearest blogging friends, Corinne. 258 more words

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Gone with the Wind Reading Event Master Post

Welcome to the master post for the Gone with the Wind (GWTW) Reading Event! This event is hosted by one of my oldest and dearest blogging friends, Corinne. 258 more words

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The Classics Club Reading List

I have been on the waiting list for the classics book club at my library for about 6 months now and I’ll be honest, unless a few people relocate or die, there is little chance of my moving up that list any time soon, so when I found out about the… 449 more words

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