BCof1 Monthly Book Club: Emma (part 2)

I didn’t finish reading Emma. WHAT? I KNOW, RIGHT! Here’s what’s going on with that… Okay, I didn’t finish reading Emma.  I basically stopped caring about the original book.  So, when I didn’t get the audiobook back all that quickly, I decided to not fight it.  I decided to focus on what I wanted toRead more

BCof1 Monthly Book Club: Radium Girls

The first book we are discussing this October is The Radium Girls by Kate Moore, a non fiction book about the women who painted watch dials with radium paint in the early part of the 20th century. I want to start by telling you how much I love this book.  I can’t do that becauseRead more

BCof1 Monthly Book Club – September Pt. 2

I had a weird month of reading.  It was dominated by long audiobooks that I started, had to return before I finished, and then ended up at the end of a long waitlist before getting again.  I love Overdrive, but it does present a problem for continuity.  This has caused 2 problems with reading EmmaRead more

BCo1 Monthly Book Club – September pt.1

You might remember that I am trying something new to bring books (other than my own) back to the blog.  This 2 part monthly book club features a classic and a new-ish book.  This week we are going to discuss Alex and Eliza. I listened to the audiobook for Alex and Eliza on the bus trip toRead more

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Going to My First Book Club

One of the most enjoyable parts of promoting Modern Persuasion is connecting with new people and talking with them. One way I have done that has been going to book clubs. My own book club session doesn’t really count. These are women I know and love. They helped me prepare for other book clubs andRead more

Book Club of 1 Monthly Book Club

Remember on Monday how I said I wanted a way to bring books back into this blog?  Well, I figured it out.  Actually, I figured it out weeks ago, but I am officially announcing it today.  This post is going to tell ou all about the Book Club of 1 Monthly Book Club! Basics TheRead more