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by princess garnet
Tue March 3rd, 2020, 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading March 2020?
Replies: 6
Views: 78

What Are You Reading March 2020?

Starting: The Art of Dying by Ambrose Parry Set in 1849 Edinburgh, Will Raven returns to the city after studying abroad to be a doctor. He meets with Sarah, a former housemaid now married to a local doctor. There have been a number of deaths in Edinburgh. Will's mentor, the noted Dr. James Simpson, ...
by princess garnet
Tue February 25th, 2020, 6:18 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Sanditon
Replies: 10
Views: 1119

Re: Sanditon

The finale was on Sunday, and it was quite an ending! Andrew Davies wanted the ending to be what it was. Since there won't be a season 2, here's what three of the cast said about their roles: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/specialfeatures/sanditon-casts-wishes-for-their-characters/ I enjoyed w...
by princess garnet
Thu February 13th, 2020, 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading February 2020?
Replies: 12
Views: 133

Re: What Are You Reading February 2020?

Veiled in Smoke by Jocelyn Green The 1st installment in a new series "The Windy City Saga" set in old Chicago. This novel takes place during the Great Fire of 1871. The author provides an early peek at the next novel in the series on her blog: https://www.jocelyngreen.com/2019/10/08/searching-for-n...
by princess garnet
Mon February 10th, 2020, 10:58 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Sanditon
Replies: 10
Views: 1119

Re: Sanditon

Throughout the series, Jane Austen references have appeared on the set design. An interview with production designer Grant Montgomery: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/specialfeatures/sanditon-jane-austen-easter-eggs-production-designer-interview/ Enjoy! Almost done! Episode 6 broadcasted here i...
by princess garnet
Fri February 7th, 2020, 3:47 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Grantchester (US broadcast)
Replies: 27
Views: 2759

Re: Grantchester (US broadcast)

The 5th season will start its US broadcast on June 14th:
https://blogs.weta.org/tellyvisions/202 ... r-pbs-june
It's an earlier start than previous years.
by princess garnet
Thu February 6th, 2020, 4:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading February 2020?
Replies: 12
Views: 133

Re: What Are You Reading February 2020?

The Secret Chapter by Genevieve Cogman
The latest and #6 in "The Invisible Library" series. There's an announcement for The Dark Archive later this year at the end of the novel.
by princess garnet
Sat February 1st, 2020, 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading February 2020?
Replies: 12
Views: 133

What Are You Reading February 2020?

Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett A young American boy, Cedric Errol, is told that he's his British grandfather's heir and must go live with him. I seen had this kid's novel years ago but never read it. The edition that I'm reading from the library is Everyman's Children's Classics ...
by princess garnet
Fri January 31st, 2020, 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading January 2020?
Replies: 8
Views: 102

Re: What Are You Reading January 2020?

A few titles I read lately: In the Shadow of Vesuvius by Tasha Alexander The latest and #14 installment of the "Lady Emily Mystery" series. I've been following this series since it started. The Prince of Souls by Lynn Kurland The latest and #12 in the "9 Kingdoms" series, a fantasy romance. Another ...
by princess garnet
Mon January 27th, 2020, 7:18 pm
Forum: Links
Topic: Article: Anne Bronte @ 200
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Article: Anne Bronte @ 200

This year is Anne Bronte's 200th birthday. This Vox.com article looks at Anne's legacy: https://www.vox.com/culture/2020/1/22/21070888/anne-bronte-200th-birthday-tenant-of-wildfell-hall-folio I read and own both of Anne's novels. She was the 1st Bronte sister whom I read! Her 2nd novel The Tenant of...
by princess garnet
Fri January 24th, 2020, 8:04 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Sanditon
Replies: 10
Views: 1119

Re: Sanditon

Where was that scene filmed or that place looks familiar? A handy guide to the filming locations for Sanditon:
https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/sp ... ns-guide/#
Enjoy!

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