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by princess garnet
Fri July 3rd, 2020, 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? July 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 16

What Are You Reading? July 2020

Hope your summer is going all right!

Starting a Victorian mystery series by Karen Odden from the library. These are the two novels out so far:
A Dangerous Duet
A Trace of Deceit
by princess garnet
Fri June 26th, 2020, 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading? June 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 139

Re: What are you reading? June 2020

Binge reading the "Nine Realms" series by Sarah Kozloff from the library
I've already read the 1st installment A Queen in Hiding and glad to have the rest of the series all together.
by princess garnet
Mon June 22nd, 2020, 9:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading? June 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 139

Re: What are you reading? June 2020

Finished: Katheryn Howard: the Tainted Queen by Alison Weir The latest and #5 installment of the "6 Tudor Queens" series Current read: Miss Austen by Gill Hornby New novel about Cassandra Austen, Jane's older sister. The story opens with Cassandra visiting an old family friend in 1840. A comparable ...
by princess garnet
Wed June 17th, 2020, 1:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading? June 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 139

Re: What are you reading? June 2020

Started The Queen's Fortune by Allison Pataki
Novel about Desiree Clary, Napoleon's first love and later Queen of Sweden

I read and own Désirée by Annemarie Selinko, reissued in 2010. The novel originally was published in 1953 and was the basis of the 1954 movie.
by princess garnet
Sat June 13th, 2020, 1:16 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Endeavour (US broadcast)
Replies: 23
Views: 1457

Re: Endeavour (US broadcast)

More info about Season 7:
https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/sp ... -season-7/
Shaun Evans directs the premiere episode, starting the story in Venice!
by princess garnet
Tue June 9th, 2020, 1:45 am
Forum: Travel
Topic: UK & Ireland
Replies: 6
Views: 1480

Re: UK & Ireland

Since my 2016 visit to London, I went back in May 2018 and '19!
During my 2019 trip, I took the train to Edinburgh and stayed there for a few days. It was fun revisiting the city and taking day excursions in the countryside. Came back home with more books than I should have!
by princess garnet
Mon June 8th, 2020, 1:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading? June 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 139

Re: What are you reading? June 2020

It definitely has been quiet here! I hope everyone has been doing well.

Binge (re) reading the complete Emma: A Victorian Romance by Kaoru Mori, English trans. by Sheldon Drzka.
I've checked out and read this historical fiction manga series a few times from the library.
by princess garnet
Mon May 25th, 2020, 12:34 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Grantchester (US broadcast)
Replies: 29
Views: 2828

Re: Grantchester (US broadcast)

Ahead of the 5th season premiere in the US, here's a video short of the cast on the new season:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKtT8Vzj_OE
Enjoy!
by princess garnet
Mon May 25th, 2020, 12:24 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Endeavour (US broadcast)
Replies: 23
Views: 1457

Re: Endeavour (US broadcast)

He's back!
"Endeavour" Season 7 will premiere Sunday, Aug. 9th here in the US:
https://blogs.weta.org/tellyvisions/202 ... ece-august
It'll be a shorter run than previous years. The mustache is gone!
by princess garnet
Fri April 24th, 2020, 12:44 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Grantchester (US broadcast)
Replies: 29
Views: 2828

Re: Grantchester (US broadcast)

More of what's ahead in the 5th season:
https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/sp ... id=general
Includes interviews with the cast!

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