Monday Musing

  For me there is no contest, the answer has to be one of Jasper Fforde’s Thursday Next books and you might as well begin with the first, “The Eyre Affair”.  For in this book Thursday enters into Charlotte Bronte’s “Jane Eyre.”   In an alternative 1985, the Crimean war still rages, dodos are regeneratedContinue reading “Monday Musing”

Monday Musing

I am excited to tell you about an artist and architect I had never discovered until I started reading “The Hour Before Dawn” by Sara MacDonald.  A review of her book will follow later but the artist she incorporates into her novel is Friedensreich Hundertwasser.  In fact in 1949 he adopted the full name TausendsassaContinue reading “Monday Musing”

Monday Musing

Hosted by Should Be Reading   Musing Mondays is a weekly meme that asks you to choose one of the following prompts to answer: I’m currently reading… Up next I think I’ll read… I bought the following book(s) in the past week… I’m super excited to tell you about (book/author/bookish-news)… I’m really upset by (book/author/bookish-news)… IContinue reading “Monday Musing”