Tag Archives: Litrature

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol

Today, 17th December, in 1843, Charles Dickens’ festive classic, A Christmas Carol, was published for the first time. The first print was for 6,000 copies and they sold out by Christmas. Dickens had already had success with the Pickwick Papers, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Pride & Prejudice

I couldn’t let 200th anniversary of the publication of Pride & Prejudice by georgian romantic Jane Austen go without acknowledging it. Like all women I want to meet my Mr Darcy so here are some images for us to lust over until … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Oscar!

So sorry for the massive delay between posts, life got in the way but hopefully I will be back up to speed soon. I thought as its its my favourite poets birthday today I would add my favourite poem by him … Continue reading

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Good Night Maeve & Thank You For All The Magical Stories

There are just some authors that are like chicken soup for the soul, Maeve Binchy was one such story teller.   The first adult book I read cover to cover was Circle of Friends, she took me to a time … Continue reading

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Here a few of my favourite Authors

In honour of world book day in UK & Eire I thought I would name some of my favourite authors in celebration. For a book junkie like myself; this is a blog that required a lot of thought. I guess … Continue reading

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