Persephone Readathon #3 Flush Readalong Discussion Post: Chapters 4-6

Here is a place for anyone participating in the readalong* of Flush by Virginia Woolf to discuss the final three chapters. You can see the post for chapters 1-3 here.  (ICYMI, you can download a free eBook version here.) I’ve posted a few questions/prompts to get things started, but feel free to chat about whatever springs to mind.... Continue Reading →

Announcing the Persephone Readathon #3!

Since we're almost halfway through the reading year, what could be better than a celebratory readathon?!  I'm happy to announce that the Persephone Readathon is back for a third round. Whether this will be your first Persephone book* or your one hundredth, I hope you'll join me for ten days of reading, reviewing, chatting, and... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesday- May 8, 2019

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next?     Currently Reading:   I'm currently reading an ARC of one of my most anticipated books of the... Continue Reading →

Friday Reads: The Silence of the Girls

This weekend, I'm reading another book on the Women's Prize for Fiction shortlist: The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker. This is a retelling of The Illiad, told from the perspective of Briseis, one of the women who is forced into slavery during the Trojan War.   Keep scrolling for this week’s Book Beginnings and The Friday... Continue Reading →