October was such a good reading month. Not a single dud book in the lot! I do wish I got more Victorian literature in for Victober but those books take me a bit longer to read. A Fistful of Charms by Kim Harrison The Hollows #4, Urban Fantasy ★★★★★ Considering how much I disliked the… Read More What I Read in October
“Ah, are you digging on my grave, My loved one? — planting rue?”— “No: yesterday he went to wedOne of the brightest wealth has bred.‘It cannot hurt her now,’ he said, ‘That I should not be true.’” “Then who is digging on my grave, … Read More Ah, Are You Digging On My Grave by Thomas Hardy Reading
Victober is a month-long readathon in October focusing on Victorian literature. The Victorian era spanned June 20, 1837 – January 22, 1901, so any books published during that time in the UK and Ireland are welcome. The readathon is hosted by Ange, Kate, Katie, and Lucy on YouTube The Challenges Ange’s challenge: Read a book by… Read More Victober Reading Plan | Victorian Readathon
My regular reading journal is fit to pop at this stage so I decided to make one specially for Victober. Victober is my favourite reading event of the year so it deserves it’s own journal.
Title: Wives and Daughters Author: Elizabeth Gaskell Genre: Classics, Romance Series: n/a Goodreads Rating: 4.09/5 Goodreads Link Synopsis: Set in English society before the 1832 Reform Bill, Wives and Daughters centres on the story of youthful Molly Gibson, brought up from childhood by her father. When he remarries, a new step-sister enters Molly’s quiet life – loveable, but worldly and… Read More Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell Review