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Wide Sargasso Sea
Wide Sargasso Sea | Jean Rhys
This moving text recreates the social and cultural experience of a white West Indian woman struggling against the forces of disintegration in her life.
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ozma.of.oz
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I forgot to post it last night, but I opened my #LittleChristmasSwap from @iread2much and I am absolutely delighted! And the card made me laugh out loud! 😆

I shared the candies around my family and they were thoroughly appreciated! ❤️

iread2much I‘m so glad! I always try to send unique candies. I hope you enjoy the book! 2w
BiblioLitten That card is hilarious! ♥️ 2w
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Vansa Nice review! I love this book. It's incredible how throughout the book, you're absolutely dreading it because you know how it turns out for Antoinette,but the ending is written so powerfully and beautifully, that it feels like an act of agency and not despair 2mo
johncadams @Vansa That is so, so true! Thank you reading my review. (edited) 2mo
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Zoes_Human
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Beautiful language, and the story I really wanted to know about from Jane Eyre.

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Zoes_Human
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I‘m reading this book all like “I knew it. I fucking knew it! That motherfucker!”

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Zoes_Human
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Now I‘m gonna hear this shit from the perspective of the bitch in the attic!

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johncadams
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This balancing of the scales was long overdue and raises the question: why not sooner?

My review of 'Wide Sargasso Sea' by Jean Rhys is up on the John C Adams Reviews website now!

https://www.johncadamsreviews.com/single-post/john-c-adams-reviews-wide-sargasso...

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johncadams
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Bibliobear
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“Only the magic and the dream are true — all the rest's a lie.”

Remembering Jean Rhys on her birthday.

Cathythoughts Lovely post ❤️ 5mo
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alysonimagines
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As a Jane Eyre fan I‘ve been hesitant to pick this up, but glad I finally read it. This origin story of Mr. Rochester‘s first wife elevates her from “madwoman” to “woman driven to madness”—an important distinction. Unaccepted by her home country, her family, and finally her husband, Antoinette Cosway‘s only loyal companion is excruciating alienation. So heart wrenching!🔸#julyreads2021

alysonimagines And I was astonished to learn that it took author Jean Rhys over 20 years to write this novel of under 200 pages! Next time I feel like it‘s taking me forever to finish something, I‘ll remember Rhys and honor my own pace. 5mo
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Freespirit
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This is the background to “Bertha” the wife of Mr Rochester in Jane Eyre. I love and have re-read Jane Eyre several times. The story around Antoinette Cosway has always intrigued me. This feels like a gothic tale…it‘s sad..I don‘t want to ruin it if you haven‘t read Jane Eyre..is there such a reader out there😂😂
Next for me is a book that‘s been on the bedside pile for a while The Family Doctor.
Happy reading everyone 😘😘

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OliviaBaldacci
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One of my favorites! Prequel to Jane Eyre but you don‘t need to read Jane Eyre to understand.

Smrloomis Welcome to Litsy! 🥳 6mo
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Vanessa
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My #bookspin book for #bookspinbingo @TheAromaofBooks

I was supposed to have read this years ago when I was working on my masters‘s degree in Comparative Lit. Unfortunately, there was not enough time in any day to both read all the books I was assigned and write all the papers, and I had to skip a couple. This was one of those, and it has been glaring at me from a shelf ever since. 😅 ⬇️

Vanessa I hadn‘t read Jane Eyre yet by that point, so I figured I would be missing some context, anyway. If I‘d had the time, I could definitely have read this without having first read Jane; it is interesting on its own as a picture of 19th century West Indies society. I felt more appreciation for the book once I finished it than while reading. Rhys expertly paints a picture of a place and of characters that I‘ll not likely soon forget. ⬇️
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Vanessa I have visited Jamaica once and Rhys‘ depiction of it is what I remember it to be: hot, beautiful sky shimmering with humidity; flower-scented air; lurid green vegetation and vivid blue ocean; evenings full of moths (and other bugs). Beautiful and yet at times oppressive. As the book goes on, the increasingly dream-like descriptions of the place mirror what is happening to Antoinette‘s mental state. (edited) 6mo
Vanessa My memory of Jane Eyre is fuzzy in general, but Rhys‘ portrayal of young Mr. Rochester and his bride leaves me full of disgust for him and sympathy for her. Rochester takes everything from Antoinette: her wealth, her independence, her identity, her home, and finally her sanity; he breaks her like a toy and then refuses to let her go.
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TheAromaofBooks Great review!!! 6mo
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Cathythoughts
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Thankyou so much @Birdsong28 for this book ... it has opened doors in my mind ... Rhys‘ writing is a gift. Her obsession/ fascination with Antionette Cosway , inspired by Jane Eyre... I never knew that was the subject of this book. From hauntingly beautiful Jamaica to the attic in Thornfield Hall .. lots of red , passion , madness. It will be awhile before this settles in my mind. Brilliant.

#BuddyRead

rockpools Lovely review, lovely photo. This had been on my tbr way too long! 8mo
Michael_Gee Jean Rhys is one of my all time favorite authors! Her writing is like a thin sharp blade, revelatory. When I reread her I‘m taken right back to where I was when I first read her. 8mo
Cathythoughts @rockpools Thanks Rachel.. it‘s so good ❤️ 8mo
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Cathythoughts @GhostStories That‘s a great description of her writing ... this is my first by her & I‘m blown away. Would you recommend a second book of Rhys to me ?! 😁When you have a minute. 8mo
Cathythoughts @GhostStories oh good ! Thankyou 8mo
andrew61 I read this years ago so might reread it Cathy now I've seenyour review. Id recommend good morning midnight. Her life story is very interesting as well. 8mo
Birdsong28 @Cathythoughts Glad to hear that you enjoyed it. I enjoyed thinking that you were also reading it as well. I loved how it eventually referred back to events in Jane Eyre and you get to see another side to the original material 8mo
Birdsong28 @Cathythoughts Also it gave the first wife a more rounded character and shows why she did what she did. 📚📖 8mo
Cathythoughts @andrew61 Thanks for the recommendations 👍🏻😁 7mo
Cathythoughts @Birdsong28 I really loved it , thanks so much ! It was lovely to read it along with you 😁❤️ 7mo
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Cathythoughts
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It was a beautiful place - wild, untouched, above all untouched, with an alien, disturbing, secret loveliness. And it kept its secret. I‘d find myself thinking, ‘ What I see is nothing - I want what it hides - that is not nothing. ‘

TrishB Lovely pic ♥️ 8mo
Cathythoughts @TrishB Thanks Trish 8mo
LeahBergen So pretty! 8mo
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Cathythoughts
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One morning soon after we arrived, the row of tall trees outside my window was covered with small pale flowers too fragile to resist the wind. They fell in a day, and looked like snow on the rough grass- snow with a faint sweet smell. Then they were blown away.

This book ❤️. The writing is brilliant .. this book is deeply disturbing in a good way.. bearing the weight of history .. the back story of Rochesters wife in Jane Eyre

batsy I love this book. Rhys is a fine writer 💕 8mo
Cathythoughts @batsy she is indeed a fine writer 👍🏻❤️ 8mo
Tamra Lovely setting 💛 8mo
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Cathythoughts @Tamra Thanks! There‘s no place like home .... when the weather is good .. which is seldom 🙄😂 8mo
Centique Your garden is gorgeous! 8mo
CarolynM That looks lovely😍 Enjoy! 8mo
Cathythoughts @Centique @CarolynM Thanks! It‘s a long weekend here & the weather isn‘t too bad 👍🏻😁 8mo
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Birdsong28
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Good. Loved seeing how two of the characters of a much loved book Jane Eyre started out. It does add to the story as you can see how Mr Rochester and his first wife got to the situation they do in the classic book and shows why he did what he did.

Looking forward to seeing your opinions on this @Cathythoughts #buddyread

Leftcoastzen I read it a long time ago so the most I remember is that I really liked it .😁 8mo
Cathythoughts Great review! That was quick ❤️. I‘m still only starting ... hope to read over the weekend 8mo
Birdsong28 @Cathythoughts No rush, we will discuss when you have finished ❤️ 8mo
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Birdsong28
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Such lovely weather to start my #buddyread with @Cathythoughts and it might actually make me believe I am in Jamaica with the sun shining so bright. 🌅🏝️

Cathythoughts 🙋🏼‍♀️ hi Victoria! I watched Jane Eyre on Netflix last night in preparation... it was good too. I just started the book 👍🏻❤️ 8mo
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Cathythoughts
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Thanks so much Victoria for this lovely gift ! I love this notebook 💕 and I would like nothing more than to buddy read this book with you. You‘re very good. Let‘s set a date later .. when would suit you ? @Birdsong28 ThanksXXX Cathy.

CarolynM Happy, happy birthday Cathy🎂🎈🎉 Hope you are celebrating with your loved ones. There is a little parcel on its way to you😘 10mo
Cathythoughts @CarolynM Thanks Carolyn! It‘s a good birthday & the sun is shining ! A little parcel on the way ?! You‘re very good , Thankyou. x 10mo
Kalalalatja Happy birthday Cathy! Hope your days is wonderful 🎉☺️ 10mo
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Cathythoughts @Kalalalatja Thankyou 😁❤️ 10mo
Ruthiella Happy Birthday! 🥳🥳🥳 10mo
LeahBergen I really enjoyed this one! 👏🏻 10mo
Caroline2 I loved this book. 😃 👍 10mo
youneverarrived It‘s a good book! I love this edition 😍 10mo
Cathythoughts @Birdsong28 what about early June for this buddy read ! Would that suit you .... if not we can make another time ❤️ 10mo
Cathythoughts @Ruthiella Thanks 😊🥰 10mo
Cathythoughts @Caroline2 @youneverarrived @LeahBergen oh good ! Looking forward to my buddy read with Victoria 📚👯 (edited) 10mo
Birdsong28 @Cathythoughts Yes that sounds good to me 😘📚📖 10mo
Birdsong28 @Cathythoughts When do you want to start our buddy read? As it is nearly June are you still good? Let me know dates. 8mo
Cathythoughts 🙋🏼‍♀️ hi ! Yes I‘m good for June for our buddy read... could we begin this coming week & hope to finish for/during next weekend? ( I‘m a slow reader ) What do you think? I‘m happy to go with whatever plan you have yourself? 8mo
Cathythoughts @Birdsong28 Victoria, sorry , I replied to you in the comment above .. and never tagged you. ! Sorry ! What do you think about starting this week or is there a time that suits you best ? 8mo
Birdsong28 @Cathythoughts Its ok, I saw the comment and totally forgot to reply sorry!! I will probably start it on Thursday or Friday as I don't start work on Thursday till 1 so I have a bit of time in the morning and I am off on Friday so those days are better for me if that suits you? 😘 8mo
Cathythoughts @Birdsong28 Thursday or Friday it is then 👍🏻 perfect 8mo
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ManyWordsLater
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This #TBR stack is entirely the fault of literary hub‘s “50 books under 200 pages” list.
Thanks.

#sarcasm #womenshistorymonth #blackhistorymonth #nativeamericanliterature #mountTBR

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TheKidUpstairs
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 📚💗📚 11mo
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MehoLovesReading
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Can someone tell me where I can find an audiobook for Wide Sargasso Sea ? I don't have libby, because I have no library card (I'm from Egypt, and the choices are limited for me on there anyway)

TheKidUpstairs Fabulous book, but I don't think it's been recorded as an audiobook. 11mo
MehoLovesReading @TheKidUpstairs oh! Okay thank you 11mo
BarbaraBB If you are willing to read it as an ebook though you can download it here: https://www.pdfdrive.com/wide-sargasso-sea-e54183756.html 11mo
MehoLovesReading @BarbaraBB yes I will read it thanks!♥️ 11mo
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GatheringBooks
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#ShowSomeLove Day 28: For this year, this will probably make my #FaveShortBook, thus far.

TheKidUpstairs One of my all time faves 11mo
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MehoLovesReading
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1. Visiting my uncle.
2. No, I wish I had a dog.
3. That's a tough one... I think I would take the Harry Potter series if I can take the whole series, but if not I'd take any Colleen Hoover novel.

#motivationalmonday @Cupcake12

Cupcake12 Thanks for playing x 11mo
MehoLovesReading @Cupcake12 thank YOU for hosting the game. 11mo
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Boooooks
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Panpan

I thought I‘d find this more interesting having loved Jane Eyre so much but I really disliked this book unfortunately 😰

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Kazzie
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Heart breaking love story - failure of communication and cultural respect. Certain descriptions are challenging to read

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TheEllieMo
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Mehso-so

I read this straight after reading Jane Eyre, and wonder now if I would have enjoyed it more if I‘d left it for some time. I am not a fan of Rochester, he gives me the creeps, but I don‘t think Rhys‘ interpretation aligned with mine. I still don‘t understand why she decided to call the first Mrs R “Antoinette”. For a relatively short novel, it packs a lot in, but it wouldn‘t work as a standalone, some knowledge of Jane Eyre is needed.

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MsMelissa
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In Wide Sargasso Sea Jean Rhys brings to life a woman best known to readers as the mad woman in the attic from Jane Eyre, and gives the reader a glimpse into the life of Mr. Rochester before Jane enters his life. A nice companion to Brontë‘s classic, but it isn‘t necessary to read Jane Eyre to enjoy this one. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

TheRiehlDeal I'd like to read this, but if only I could find a copy. I just checked my library and they don't have it. I also checked Amazon and they don't have it either. 2y
MsMelissa @TheRiehlDeal Have you tried bookoutlet.com? That is where my copy came from. 2y
TheRiehlDeal @Book_Fiend_Melissa 👍 Found it. Thanks! 2y
MsMelissa @TheRiehlDeal Awesome! I‘m glad I got a copy deeply discounted because it‘s a very short book! 2y
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MsMelissa
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It‘s Friday, and the start of a long weekend 🥳. I‘ve been reading a lot of long books lately, so I‘m going to mix in a few shorter ones this weekend to ensure I get at least something read in full. I‘ve been meaning to read this book for ages! 🤞🏻 I like it.

LeahBergen I liked it. 👍🏻 2y
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Pedrocamacho
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After reading “Jane Eyre” last year, I knew I needed to read Rhys‘ account of the backstory of Antionette Cosway (avoiding spoilers...see the hidden comment for more details). “Wide Sargasso Sea” is a fantastic book in its own right. Rhys managed so much complexity in so few pages.

Pedrocamacho Antoinette was the madwoman that Rochester had locked away in the house. To say the least, post-“Wide Sargasso Sea”, I don‘t like Rochester any more than I did after reading “Jane Eyre”. 2y
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ShyBookOwl
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They say when trouble comes close ranks, and so the white people did. #firstlinefridays

ImperfectCJ Ooh...this just reminded me how long it's been since I read Wide Sargasso Sea! (And Jane Eyre, too, for that matter.) 2y
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Caroline2
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A prequel to Jane Eyre; this is the Other Mrs Rochester‘s back story and I absolutely loved it!! The writing is amazing, it really reminded me of Zora Neale Hurston. I got lost in this book which is exactly what I needed! (It‘s a subtle prequel and can defo be enjoyed as a stand-alone! 👍)

ulrichyumiodd I don‘t actually like Jane Eyre, but I loved Wide Sargasso Sea 😅 2y
Caroline2 @ulrichyumiodd I didn‘t like Jane Eyre either. 😆 2y
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I recently read Jane Eyre for the first time and although it stole my heart, my brain is a little bit more critical. I definitely had some issues with it, so it's really important to me to read through Jean Rhys's "response." I'm very interested in seeing what she addresses and how.

rubyslippersreads This has been on my TBR list for ages. 2y
ShyBookOwl @rubyslippersreads I'm glad I grabbed it right away while Jane Eyre is fresh in my mind 2y
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Rebecca.Eckland
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So haunting. I love Rhys‘s work, but I wasn‘t quite prepared for this one. It doesn‘t help that I‘m the person who reads Jane Eyre and roots for Jane to the point of wanting Bertha in the attic to disappear. This book explores the overlooked question: why does Rochester have a woman in the attic, and what did he do to make her lose her mind? Antoinette‘s story parallels Jane‘s, but ends on a decidedly more tragic note.

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DannyOlda
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Having recently finished Jane Eyre I thought this would be good to start. Also Rhys is the only author in my modernist ideal bookshelf print I haven't read yet, so I thought it's about time (a picture of that another time).

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Amandajoy
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At the end of the year, my book club chooses all the reads for the next year. Everyone submits suggestions & then we vote. These are my suggestions. I picked one new, one classic, one nonfiction. I‘m hoping these will help push the ladies very gently out of their comfort zone. We‘ll see what actually gets picked.

rubyslippersreads I‘ve been wanting to read the tagged book for ages. 2y
BookNAround I love Wide Sargasso Sea and my book club just read Washington Black for last month. It was mostly well received. 2y
Amandajoy @rubyslippersreads @BookNAround they picked Wide Sargasso Sea, but not either of the other two. 2y
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Aimeesue
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Took these from the Book Sorting just because of the covers; I already had different editions of three of them. 😂
Honestly, I'm incorrigible.

batsy I would totally scoop up all of those for the covers! 😆 2y
Aimeesue @batsy Glad it's not just me! 😂 2y
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kathedron
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Read it years ago but this BBC radio version was my latest cardio-workout partner.
Antoinette is the daughter of former slave owners in the Caribbean. She has no sense of belonging anywhere, nor of basic safety. Then along comes Mr Rochester (yes, him!) to marry her for her money. It's something of a conundrum, the book comes across as fragmented and disorienting as Antoinette's mental state inevitably becomes. I'm just not sure how deliberately.

kathedron I'm none the wiser as to why Mr R insists on calling her Bertha, but I want to punch him in the teeth on account of it. 2y
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squirrelbrain
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Jean Rhys is a #caribbean queen, having been born and raised on Dominica. I read this ‘prequel‘ to Jane Eyre recently; I don‘t think I could say I particularly enjoyed it, it was a bit odd.

#wanderingjune

julesG Odd is right. I had to read it for university ages ago. Strangely not in connection to Jane Eyre. 3y
GlassAsDiamonds Compelling agree with that - it‘s a weird, weird book! 😊 3y
batsy Lovely cover on that edition! 3y
Cinfhen Almost bought this one but last minute I changed my mind!! And the cover wasn‘t nearly as stunning as your edition. 3y
BarbaraBB The book didn‘t do much for me either. 3y
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CarolynM
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Leftcoastzen Love your fluffy cat and this book! 3y
Ruthiella Nice neutral color scheme 😻 I read the book many years ago but I‘m not sure I “got “ it. I should give it a reread! (edited) 3y
BarbaraBB I feel that way too, @Ruthiella 3y
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Ruthiella @BarbaraBB As a fan of Jane Eyre I had to read it. 😀Nice to know I‘m not alone! 3y
erzascarletbookgasm I still need to read this! 3y
CarolynM @Ruthiella @BarbaraBB It's an interesting idea, but it didn't do a lot for me either. 3y
jenniferw88 Damn... thinking cap back on! 🤣🤣🤣 3y
CarolynM @jenniferw88 😂...sorry😘 3y
Erofan 😻 3y
Cinfhen Almost picked this up the other day xx but saw too many iffy reviews 3y
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Meglet
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I guess as far as evoking a mood, this book was strong - nearly the entire story, the atmosphere felt suffocating, or like a drunken stupor. If that‘s what descent into madness is like, then that was effective. But in my opinion, the portrayal of Rochester was inaccurate, and most of the book I spent thinking, wait, what just happened? Why did that happen? Where did that come from? I understood very very little of any of the characters at the end.

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squirrelbrain
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How annoyed am I right now?! 😠

I‘m working on an interim basis and had a conversation yesterday about the main office door which is apparently *never* locked at any time.

Couldn‘t sleep last night (The worry squirrels were out in force!) so came in early to get some work done and guess what?!

Can‘t get in and I‘ve no idea what time the first person with a key will arrive...

I suppose the book‘s quite good...! (In a Pret having brekkie!)

Cathythoughts Good morning! Oh no! I hope the coffee ( or tea ) is good. 3y
Weaponxgirl Arrgghhhh! 3y
BarbaraBB I know exactly what you mean, being the interim at times as well 😬 3y
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Oryx How annoying. Good excuse for a pret at least 3y
rockpools So frustrating! Hope your day improves. 3y
Caroline2 Argh! 🙄 how typical is that!! Thank god you have a book on you though! 😉 👍🏻 3y
teainthelibrary Beautiful cover! Hope your morning improves 😊 3y
squirrelbrain @Cathythoughts @Weaponxgirl @BarbaraBB @Oryx @RachelO @Caroline2 @teainthelibrary thanks for the support! I got let in by someone at 7.30 so not as bad it could have been! Still a bit 😠 though - got a workshop soon where I‘ll have to try and not snipe at people 🤣 3y
Crazeedi This just made me laugh, Murphy's law!! 😉 3y
tournevis I've heard good things about the book. There's that. 3y
TrishB Sods Law...at least there was somewhere to go !! 3y
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erinreads
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I came down with a gnarly cold this weekend and toughed it out yesterday for work, but had to give in to it today. Not complaining too much because I‘m finally watching Jane Eyre from the comfort of my couch, with a cat sleeping on my feet. Also looking forward to starting this book after the movie, all about Mr. Rochester‘s wife. I‘m so in love with the cover. 😍

cobwebmoth Feel better soon! 3y
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Lauren.Archer
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Very mixed feelings on this one. This book was in three parts the first and third were so strong and the second I found myself bored (and that was the longest section by far). Writing was good but I guess I just did not care about the elusive Bertha as much as I thought I would.

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Lauren.Archer
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Don‘t know how I never heard of this. Going to rectify this right now.

Literaturenut That‘s on my TBR this year! 3y
Lcsmcat Loved this one! 3y
NeedsMoreBooks This is one of my favorite prequels! 3y
Weaponxgirl I love this book. Hope you enjoy it too. 3y
batsy Great book. Love that cover! 3y
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hissingpotatoes
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Bailedbailed

1/5⭐ If there are any meaningful feminist themes like I expected given the praise for this book, they're completely buried in the muddled writing style. #projectnew

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Whitwhit
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Awesome