20,000 Leagues Under the Sea – Jules Verne

My husband is quite the fan of sci-fi, so I thought I’d give it a go. My main concern with 20,000 Leagues is that it’s a little too much ‘sci’ and not quite enough ‘fi’! That is, there are pages upon pages of scientific information, descriptions of underwater species and listings coordinates that make this book very … More 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea – Jules Verne

The Secret Adventures of Charlotte Brontë – Laura Joh Rowland

It’s pretty hilarious reading other reviews on this book. There are typically two different kinds of opinions on The Secret Adventures of Charlotte Brontë: It’s a nice, easy, enjoyable read. It’s a completely ridiculous, implausible story. I have to understand both opinions. Having read Jane Eyre multiple times and enjoyed it, I wondered where Rowland would take … More The Secret Adventures of Charlotte Brontë – Laura Joh Rowland