Thanks to Gel @Books y Gel for tagging me to do this challenge. Gel loves to write book reviews and be creative with simple quotes. Check out her blog if you have moment.
So, the rules of this challenge are to:
- Thank the person who nominated you
- Post a quote for 3 consecutive days
- Nominate 3 bloggers each day
My first quote just has to be:
Even though this sentence is misappropriated all the time, reading it still gives me shivers.
Not just because it is a small but important contribution to a very fine book, but because for me, sitting behind this quote is every Bronte book I’ve read – from Charlotte’s blockbusters to Anne’s lesser known beauties – and all of Jane Austen, and George Elliot and Elizabeth Gaskell and so many other fine Victorian women writers. Their books, as evidenced in the spin-offs, re-imaginings and screen adaptations stretch across the centuries and still captivate.
It feels like coming home when I pick up one of these books.
I nominate these three amazing bloggers whose blogs I admire for many different reasons:
Grace @ Cultural Life