Shelf Control #47: Uncle Dynamite by P.G. Wodehouse

Wednesday, June 5th, and time again for Shelf Control. Shelf Control is a weekly feature hosted by Lisa at Bookshelf Fantasies, and celebrates the books waiting to be read on your TBR piles/mountains. To participate, simply pick a book from your TBR pile and write a post about it. Link back to Lisa's page. and…

Light-hearted and Fun: June Theme Review and my Reading Theme for July

June for me was all about Light-hearted reading, and the authors/books I picked off my shelves were those I thought fit this theme--Miss Read, Barbara Pym, and Wodehouse, and new (to me) authors Eva Rice and Julian Fellowes (based on the descriptions of the books). For a change this month, I actually managed to read…

Bookquotes: Quotes from Books (8)

Source: By Internet Archive Book Images - https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/19888961623/Source book page: https://archive.org/stream/burpeesfarmannua1882watl/#page/n45/mode/1up, No restrictions, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=43450734 Looking at Vanessa Polk one could readily imagine her being kind to people, whether on or off ocean liners, for her warmth and geniality were obvious at a glance. Where Lady Constance had winced at the sight of Lord Emsworth like a…