Brontë, Juvenilia, Literature, Uncategorized

The Brontës, Brussels, and Hercule Poirot

Like any true bookworm, my taste in literature is eclectic to day the least. First of all, there are the Brontës, their wonderful poetry, adult novels, and juvenilia. Secondly there is 18th and 19th century fiction by the likes of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, and William Makepeace Thackeray. I also adore the 20th century science… Continue reading The Brontës, Brussels, and Hercule Poirot

Brontë, Juvenilia, Literature, Reviews

The Case of the Missing Brontë and the Search for the Perfect Holiday Read

Part of the preparation for my recent trip to Greece included sorting out my holiday reading list. For once I'd resolved to leave the Brontës firmly behind. A holiday meant a break from everyday life, including everything Brontë related as my readers will know by now that I eat, sleep, and breathe everything to do… Continue reading The Case of the Missing Brontë and the Search for the Perfect Holiday Read