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Moonlight Reader

Lawyer, mother, avid reader. Game host extraordinaire! Partner in crime to Obsidian Black Plague! My bookish weaknesses include classics, fantasy, YA, and agreeing to read more books than is even remotely possible.

Currently reading

The Dower House Mystery
Patricia Wentworth
Progress: 42 %
Capital Crimes: London Mysteries: A British Library Crime Classic (British Library Crime Classics)
Martin Edwards
Progress: 105/410 pages
Sherlock Holmes: The Definitive Collection
Arthur Conan Doyle, Stephen Fry

Reading progress update: I've read 85 out of 979 pages.

The Brontës: Wild Genius on the Moors: The Story of Three Sisters - Juliet Barker

Patrick Bronte has married Maria Branwell and moved his family to Thornton, Yorkshire.

 

An interesting sidenote to the book so far has been information about the Luddite riots/destruction in West Riding, Yorkshire in 1811.

 

In addition, the Brontes were born in this house:

 

 

Which was sold last year and has been turned into a cafe.