Jump to content
  • Announcements

    • Hayley

      Signing Up   11/06/2018

      Signing Up is once again available. New members are very welcome
    • Hayley

      January Supporter Giveaway   01/16/2019

        I'm thrilled to (finally, sorry for the delay!) announce the January giveaway, with a Sherlock Holmes theme! Supporters can win a beautiful little hardback edition of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle as well as a stylish a5 print by www.thestorygift.co.uk/, featuring some witty advice from the great detective.     As always, if you support on patreon or if you supported before patreon (and did so less than twelve months ago), you'll be entered into the giveaway automatically. If you're not a supporter but want to take part, you can support for this month here: https://www.patreon.com/bookclubforum .   The winner will be selected at random on January 31st. Good luck!  

poppy

Book Wyrm
  • Content count

    4,543
  • Joined

  • Last visited

1 Follower

About poppy

  • Rank
    Far Out

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Female

Recent Profile Visitors

5,107 profile views
  1. What's the weather like?

    Pretty hot here, we've been getting a hot airflow from Australia. But nothing like the heatwave they're having with temperatures over 46 C in some places today. Keep wondering how Kylie is faring
  2. Continue the Story game 4,

    very cockily. Agoraphobia was used to a very dominating father so she didn't find anything untoward in Joe's presumption. However, before she could answer, who should plonk herself down in a chair beside Agoraphobia but her good friend Rena. 'Hiya, Aggie! That's gey brave o' ye to be oot in th' big wide world ! But whits this dafty daein' here?' 'Weel, he's just asked ... tellt me, rather ...we're aff tae th' pictures th' nicht.' 'Tellt you?' said Rena indignantly. 'He tellt you!!'
  3. Busy reading

    Aren't they such wonderful characters? One of my favourite books I've read and very much enjoyed Three Men in a Boat and Three Men on the Bummel. A great humourist.
  4. What Are You Watching Now? - 2019

    The Durrells in Corfu series 2. Although it doesn't stick strictly to the books, still a very enjoyable and funny series.
  5. Continue the Story game 4,

    nervously. Paternity had never been proven in the several maintenance claims against him, but there was always that chance. However, today he was safe from fresh demands and the watchful eyes turned out to be none other than ...
  6. Bird On the Wire ~ Leonard Cohen (that would have been challenging, Muggle, and sad about the loss of trees. Beautiful photo though.)
  7. Continue the Story game 4,

    for her, he decided, after spending half his pay on all-day suckers, only to be given the cold shoulder when he ...
  8. Another Day In Paradise ~ Phil Collins (have you been affected by all the snow Muggle?)
  9. Sophie's Choice by William Styron
  10. I remember Little Women from childhood as being rather too goody-goody too but really enjoyed the recent mini-series I watched. I was tempted to re-read it in case my opinion improved ... but maybe not
  11. A Book blog, 2019 by Books do Furnish a Room

    I read Jeanette Winterson's Lighthousekeeping and found it a beautifully lyrical and moving book. One of my all-time favourites. I've watched the mini-series Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit and your wonderful review makes me want to read the sequel. I did try Sexing the Cherry but found it a little too odd and quite weird.
×