Wide Sargasso Sea By: Jean Rhys When reading Jane Eyre in the past I never really cared one way or another about Rochester. Taking his story at face value you feel kind of bad for him but me being me he was always more likable in movies when hot charismatic actors are playing him. But … More Run Jane Run!
Maybe anti-romantic is a little harsh. Not romantically inclined? Like a little bit of darkness in your love story (or a lot) such as it were? With Valentine’s Day right around the corner I thought I’d offer some ideas for books that have just the right amount to appeal to the person who likes a … More Romantic Books for the Anti-Romantic Reader
Worlds of Ink and Shadow Author: Lena Coakley Genre: Historical/Fantasy Grade: A- Worlds of Ink and Shadow was the Owlcrate January Book of the month and I was very happy to receive it. It’s a fantasy story about four of the Bronte siblings; Charlotte, Emily, Anne and their brother Branwell. Charlotte and Branwell have a … More Worlds of Ink and Shadow
Texts From Jane Eyre by Mallory Ortberg turned out to be exactly what I needed: quick to read, easy, and funny. Most importantly on this busy and stressful weekend I didn’t have to put much brainpower into it. 🙂 This would make a really great stocking stuffer for a book lover. I’ll admit most of the poet’s texts … More Texts From Jane Eyre