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by princess garnet
Mon January 27th, 2020, 7:18 pm
Forum: Links
Topic: Article: Anne Bronte @ 200
Replies: 0
Views: 289

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: 1198

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!
by princess garnet
Fri January 17th, 2020, 10:27 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Sanditon
Replies: 10
Views: 1198

Re: Sanditon

Last Sunday (1/12) was the 2 hour premiere (combining Episodes 1 & 2) here in the US! For your reading pleasure, an interview with composer Ruth Barrett: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/specialfeatures/sanditon-composer-ruth-barrett-interview/ The show's soundtrack is available in digital forma...
by princess garnet
Tue January 14th, 2020, 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading January 2020?
Replies: 8
Views: 147

Re: What Are You Reading January 2020?

Finished: The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell
Samantha Whipple, an American grad student, is haunted by the Bronte family while studying in Oxford.

Starting: The Map of Knowledge by Violet Moller (NF)
by princess garnet
Fri January 3rd, 2020, 8:13 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Sanditon
Replies: 10
Views: 1198

Re: Sanditon

Ahead of the show's upcoming US broadcast, here's a primer to the characters: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/specialfeatures/meet-the-characters-of-sanditon/ It's a 2 hour premiere starting Sunday, Jan. 12th. The companion book The World of Sanditon by Sara Sheridan was a good overview about t...
by princess garnet
Fri January 3rd, 2020, 8:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading January 2020?
Replies: 8
Views: 147

What Are You Reading January 2020?

Happy New Year! New monthly thread for the year
Varina by Charles Frazier
Novel about Varina Davis, wife of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy during the Civil War.
by princess garnet
Thu January 2nd, 2020, 8:02 pm
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2020
Topic: Princess Garnet's Trove 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 395

Princess Garnet's Trove 2020

My 2020 reads! January Everything You Know About London Is Wrong by Matt Brown (NF) Varina by Charles Frazier The Pioneers by David McCullough (NF) Abandoned Washington, DC by Thomas Kenning (NF) The Long Weekend by Adrian Tinniswood (NF) The Mad Woman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell The Map of Knowle...
by princess garnet
Tue December 31st, 2019, 1:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading December 2019?
Replies: 10
Views: 275

Re: What Are You Reading December 2019?

Finished: On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White The new and #2 installment in "The Codebreakers" trilogy. In the author's note, A Portrait of Loyalty will be the concluding novel of the trilogy. Next up: The World of Sanditon by Sara Sheridan (NF) Ahead of the adaptation of Jane Austen's unfinis...
by princess garnet
Mon December 23rd, 2019, 9:54 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Merry Christmas!
Replies: 7
Views: 533

Re: Merry Christmas!

*Bump*

Wishing forum members a warm and wonderful Christmas season! :D
by princess garnet
Mon December 16th, 2019, 8:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading December 2019?
Replies: 10
Views: 275

Re: What Are You Reading December 2019?

Started Christmas at Highclere by the Countess of Carnarvon (NF) In this lovely new book, Lady Carnarvon shares the Christmas traditions of Highclere Castle. Take a look: https://highclerecastleshop.co.uk/products/christmas-at-highclere I've removed the jacket to keep it crisp and for easier reading.

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