Wuthering Heights Wednesday Week 8

Wuthering Heights Wednesday Week 8

Wuthering Heights Wednesday is all about the Wuthering Heights Read-along hosted by Jill at Fizzy Thoughts with each week we will read three chapters from the classic novel and then post our thoughts on, you guessed it –Wednesday! Volume 2 Chapters 8-10 Synopsis: Edgar falls ill soon followed by Nelly.  While Cathrine is very sad […]

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Femme Fatale Fridays: Rhoda Penmark

Femme Fatale Fridays: Rhoda Penmark

May 21, 2010 Whitney Meme 19 Comments

“A Femme Fatale, translating to “Deadly Woman” in french, is an alluring, seductive woman whose charms ensnare her lovers in bonds of irresistible desire. Often this leads them into compromising, dangerous, and deadly situations.” ~ Wikipedia  I first discovered this class of women from 1930s and 40s film noir several years ago and was seduced […]

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Friday Memes #9

Friday Memes #9

It’s Friday! Time for another Book Blogger Hop hosted by Jennifer at Crazy for Books The Hop is designed to discover great book bloggers and be discovered yourself. Not only can we discover new blogs but great books to add to the ever growing wish-list. So hop on over and join the fun! Here are […]

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Cranford Read-Along

Cranford Read-Along

The results are in and Allie at A Literary Odyssey is hosting a read-along(s) one being Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathon Swift and Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell  I am participating  in Cranford. A short description of the book via Goodreads: “A gently comic picture of life in an English country town in the mid-nineteenth century, Cranford […]

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Wuthering Heights Wednesday Week 7

Wuthering Heights Wednesday Week 7

Wuthering Heights Wednesday is all about the Wuthering Heights Read-along hosted by Jill at Fizzy Thoughts with each week we will read three chapters from the classic novel and then post our thoughts on, you guessed it –Wednesday! Volume 2 Chapters 5-7 Synopsis: Edgar brings Linton back to live a Thrushcross Grange to a thrilled […]

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Teaser Tuesday #8

Teaser Tuesday #8

Miz B at Should Be Reading hosts a weekly meme entitled Teaser Tuesday Grab your current read. Let the book fall open to a random page. Share with us two (2) “teaser” sentences from that page, somewhere between lines 7 and 12. You also need to share the title of the book that you’re getting […]

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New Weekly Event: Femme Fatale Fridays

New Weekly Event: Femme Fatale Fridays

May 14, 2010 Whitney Meme 8 Comments

I am thinking of starting a new weekly post about Femme Fatales in Literature. In which I would feature one literary Fatale each Friday, hence, the Femme Fatale Friday. “A Femme Fatale is an alluring, seductive woman whose charms ensnare her lovers in bonds of irresistible desire, often leading them into compromising, dangerous, and deadly […]

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Review: Wicked

Review: Wicked

May 14, 2010 Whitney Review 7 Comments

Was the Wicked Witch of the West truly Wicked, or just a misunderstood green girl?   This is the question asked while trying to uncover the root of true evil. Elphaba is born “damaged” being green, and seems to know more of what is going on around her than she lets on.  While growing up she […]

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Friday Memes #8

Friday Memes #8

It’s Friday! Time for another Book Blogger Hop hosted by Jennifer at Crazy for Books The Hop is designed to discover great book bloggers and be discovered yourself. Not only can we discover new blogs but great books to add to the ever growing wish-list. So hop on over and join the fun! Here are […]

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