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Oliver Twist: Voices from the Past | Prison Voices

Oliver Twist: Voices from the Past | Prison Voices | English Literature | Scoop.it
RT @2nerdyhistgirls: MT @Prison_Voices: 'Oliver Twist', Charles Dickens, & George Cruikshank: http://t.co/fhgIZFv8Eq @Katrina_LJMU
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Jane Austen, Feminist Icon -

Jane Austen, Feminist Icon - | English Literature | Scoop.it
The 200th anniversary of Mansfield Park and the 100th anniversary of the debate about Austen’s feminism.
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PBOTD: January 20th: Monica Dickens - Cobbler's Dream

PBOTD: January 20th: Monica Dickens - Cobbler's Dream | English Literature | Scoop.it
Monica Dickens is probably best known now as the author of the Follyfoot series. She didn't, however, start off as an author of children's books, and today's book, Cobbler's Dream, (1963), was originally intended as a book for ...
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Charles Dickens: best characters in pictures

Charles Dickens: best characters in pictures | English Literature | Scoop.it

Images of the best characters from across Dickens's novels, chosen by Telegraph writers.


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The Waterfall by Margaret Drabble | LiteraryMinded

The Waterfall by Margaret Drabble | LiteraryMinded | English Literature | Scoop.it
Jane has just has her second child. She is recovering in bed in her too-warm room, dealing with complex feelings of isolation (experiencing both loneliness and a desire to be left alone). Her husband is gone.
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The Yorkshire Dales - 3 | Teckler

The Yorkshire Dales - 3 | Teckler | English Literature | Scoop.it
The Yorkshire Dales - 3
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Baroness Ruth Rendell | British Council Literature

Baroness Ruth Rendell | British Council Literature | English Literature | Scoop.it
Crime novelist Ruth Rendell was born on 17 February 1930 in London, and educated at Loughton County High School, Essex. She is Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and...
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Uncorked Thoughts: 2014 Jane Austen Reading Challenge

Uncorked Thoughts: 2014 Jane Austen Reading Challenge | English Literature | Scoop.it
I've been wanting to find time to pick up my Jane Austen books for quite awhile now, and I just stumbled across this challenge over at Reading is Fun Again! The aim is to read one Jane Austen book every two months.
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Twitter / HistoryNeedsYou: Jewel of #Yorkshire - magnificent ...

Twitter / HistoryNeedsYou: Jewel of #Yorkshire - magnificent ... | English Literature | Scoop.it
RT @HistoryNeedsYou: Jewel of #Yorkshire - magnificent mediæval @fountainsabbey #heritage http://t.co/Od6ymxuueo
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a review of North and South

a review of North and South | English Literature | Scoop.it
I have no idea how many times I have read this book. It is my favorite and it always makes me happy. I love the chemistry, characters, plot, and everything about it.


So, I just read it again....Oh, how I love this book.
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UK Literary Festivals. Dates, details, directions 250+ events. 250 Book Award Results. 1800 book authors. Book Fairs. England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, International.

UK Literary Festivals. Dates, details, directions 250+ events. 250 Book Award Results. 1800 book authors. Book Fairs. England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, International. | English Literature | Scoop.it
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Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 70, Margaret Drabble

Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 70, Margaret Drabble | English Literature | Scoop.it
The Paris Review is a literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in-depth interviews with famous writers. (“Are your characters puppets in the hands of fate or are they really able to make free choices?
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The Pure Gold Baby - The Skinny

The Pure Gold Baby - The Skinny | English Literature | Scoop.it
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The Pure Gold Baby
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The Pure Gold Baby by Margaret Drabble. 4/5 stars. Book review by Maria Whelan. Published 02 December 2013.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson | English Literature | Scoop.it
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience -Ralph Waldo Emerson #inspiration #quote
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The Pure Gold Baby by Margaret Drabble, review - Telegraph

The Pure Gold Baby by Margaret Drabble, review - Telegraph | English Literature | Scoop.it
A story of mothers and daughters is more than the sum of its parts (The Pure Gold Baby by Margaret Drabble, review | via @Telegraph http://t.co/JvsACqwkFY #bookreview #books)...
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The Comedy.co.uk Awards 2013 - British Comedy Guide

The Comedy.co.uk Awards 2013 - British Comedy Guide | English Literature | Scoop.it
The results of the Comedy.co.uk Awards 2013 - an annual poll run by the British Comedy Guide to discover the best (and worst) comedies of the year.
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Bedlam's HAMLET & SAINT JOAN Now On Sale Through 3/9 - Broadway World

Bedlam's HAMLET & SAINT JOAN Now On Sale Through 3/9 - Broadway World | English Literature | Scoop.it
Bedlam's HAMLET & SAINT JOAN Now On Sale Through 3/9
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In this quintessential Shakespearean drama, Hamlet's halting pursuit of revenge for his father's death unfolds in a series of highly charged confrontations that climax in tragedy.

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Jane Austen Short Story Award 2014 | Chawton House Library

Jane Austen Short Story Award 2014 | Chawton House Library | English Literature | Scoop.it
RT @ChawtonHouse: Jane Austen Short Story Award 2014 follow link for details of how to enter. http://t.co/c4BINbv2rB
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About Iris Murdoch - Centre for Iris Murdoch Studies - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - Kingston University London

About Iris Murdoch - Centre for Iris Murdoch Studies - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - Kingston University London | English Literature | Scoop.it
The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is a part of Kingston University London.
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Jane Austen's House Museum - About

Jane Austen's House Museum - About | English Literature | Scoop.it
Jane Austen's House Museum, the 17th Century house in Chawton where Jane Austen spent the last eight years of her life.

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Twitter / macredphoto: A spectacular view looking ...

Twitter / macredphoto: A spectacular view looking ... | English Literature | Scoop.it
RT @macredphoto: A spectacular view looking over the Yorkshire Dales @Welcome2Yorks @yorkshire_dales http://t.co/veQORhjdth
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A Room of One's Own Quotes by Virginia Woolf

A Room of One's Own Quotes by Virginia Woolf | English Literature | Scoop.it
99 quotes from A Room of One's Own: ‘Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my m...
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Ian McEwan Website: Homepage

Ian McEwan Website: Homepage | English Literature | Scoop.it
Website devoted to the British author Ian McEwan
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My favourite British writer
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I love this man!!
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In his novel 'Saturday' a minor car accident leads to an aggressive confrontation between a neurosurgeon and a young man on the edge of violence.

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Martin Amis talks Nabokov and Joyce in Moscow - Tne Moscow News

Martin Amis talks Nabokov and Joyce in Moscow - Tne Moscow News | English Literature | Scoop.it
Martin Amis talks Nabokov and Joyce in Moscow
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The British Council's series of meetings with English writers came to a close this week with the grand old lion of British letters, Martin Amis, taking center stage at Pashkov House.
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