Category: announcements

Nonfiction November

Posted October 29, 2016 by Lory in announcements, events / 12 Comments
Nonfiction November

This is just a quick announcement to say that I’m delighted to have been invited by Katie of Doing Dewey to be one of the hosts for Nonfiction November this year! I’ll be hosting the discussion and linkup for the last week, November 28 – December 2: New To My TBR. I’ll be busy during […]

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Witch Week 2016 is coming!

Posted September 6, 2016 by Lory in announcements, events / 30 Comments
Witch Week 2016 is coming!

I know it’s only the beginning of September, but I can’t wait to tell everybody about what’s in store for the third annual Witch Week, which will take place from October 31 to November 6. It’s a chance to celebrate our favorite fantasy books and authors, and I have so much fun each year putting […]

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Away in Quebec

Posted July 26, 2016 by Lory in announcements, blog housekeeping / 7 Comments
Away in Quebec

And now I’m off for a week visiting friends in Quebec — including a jaunt to Quebec City, setting of one of my favorite books from last year, Shadows on the Rock by Willa Cather. Of course, I need to reread that now… Things will be a bit slow around here for a while, what […]

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Away in Washington

Posted July 12, 2016 by Lory in announcements, blog housekeeping / 22 Comments
Away in Washington

Just letting you know I’m away for a few days visiting family in Washington, DC. It’s been a long time since I was there, and I’m excited to see some literary landmarks: the Library of Congress, the Folger Shakespeare Library, and the Kennedy Center are on my list, and I also want to hit some […]

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Margery Sharp ebooks now available!

Posted April 12, 2016 by Lory in announcements / 5 Comments
Margery Sharp ebooks now available!

Good news for lovers of Margery Sharp’s fiction: ten of her novels are newly available as ebooks from Open Road Media! To celebrate, I’m reposting my reviews of The Nutmeg Tree and Cluny Brown, which are among the wonderful and witty titles available, and I’ll be looking forward to enjoying the others in the coming […]

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Elizabeth Goudge Day is coming!

Posted March 25, 2016 by Lory in announcements, events / 15 Comments
Elizabeth Goudge Day is coming!

This is just a quick note to remind everyone that in one month, I’m planning to celebrate Elizabeth Goudge’s birthday on April 24. That means that I’ll be reading and posting about one of her books, and I hope that you will consider doing the same. If you haven’t yet encountered this wonderful author, take […]

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