Books

The Ladies Paradise by Emile Zola Readalong!

In celebration of Mr. Selfridge’s season premiere, Tasha of Truth, Beauty, Freedom, and Books asked if I’d like to participate in a readalong of Emile Zola’s The Ladies Paradise. If the book and title look familiar, it’s because the BBC/PBS series The Paradise was loosely–very loosely–based on the Zola novel. Because I read and loved …

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Downton Abbey

Downton Recaps: Episode Seven, Season Two

And we’ve come to the last episode of season two! Though it seems weird to watch a Christmas episode in February, I think the Christmas special redeemed many of the issues viewers and critics alike had with season two (I had my ups and downs, but overall, I enjoyed it.). Now we have Tasha giving …

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Downton Abbey

Downton Recaps: Episode Six, Season Two

Just in time for le jour d’amour (forgive my bad French), we have Tasha’s recap of Sunday night’s episode of Downton Abbey. As always, thank you to Downton Online for the screencaps! Holy cannoli, Downton Abbey is going to go on forever tonight. Anywho… what would I like to see this week? It would be …

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