Getting to Know Modern Persuasion: Meet Mary

Getting to Know Modern Persuasion: Meet Mary

I think the one character in the original Persuasion that was treated harshest was Mary, the only married Elliot sister and the youngest.  I think readers get a few unsympathetic and one dimensional look at Mary.  I hope I have treated her with more fairness than Austen did both in the book and with thisRead more

I Read It So You Don’t Have To: 50 Shades of Grey

Book: Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades, #1) Drinking: English Breakfast Tea Eating: Not enough for the control freak “anti-hero” of this “book” Welcome to a very special Book Club of 1 meeting.  Today I have read a book in hopes that I can stop you from thinking you need to read it.  I amRead more