Anne of Green Gables · Books · Ramblings · Uncategorized

Rilla of Ingleside and Wacky Covers

As I write this, it's Armistice Day. It's a very important Armistice Day, in fact--the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War. So let's have a moment of silence, please, and consider the sacrifices made during that "war to end all wars." But solemn as I believe this holiday ought to be, I… Continue reading Rilla of Ingleside and Wacky Covers

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Books In Season: Fall

Hello, dears! I was going through my bookshelf (okay--shelves) the other day, and realized that I tend to read books seasonally. Some books happen to scream "Winter!" while others are more Spring-like. Which gave me an idea for a little series: why not spend a year making book recommendations based on the season? We happen… Continue reading Books In Season: Fall

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Today in Pride and Prejudice: Really, Darcy? REALLY?

Nicely done, Fitzwilliam Darcy. A classy proposal, on all counts. You ticked off all the boxes here: insulted the lady, insulted her family, insulted her way of life--and you snuck in a few words of undying love. Well done. How on Earth could any lady resist? Let's review: You started off pretty well--shocked the lady… Continue reading Today in Pride and Prejudice: Really, Darcy? REALLY?

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Anne and Gilbert | A Lovely Blog Party

So...this post was meant for Cordy's Lovely Blog Party in February--which, granted, ended over a week ago--but I strongly suggest you head over there and belatedly partake in the festivities. It's a celebration of all our favorite (fictional) couples, and the month of February has therefore been dedicated to them. As to why this post is so late:… Continue reading Anne and Gilbert | A Lovely Blog Party