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#Whatsonyourbookshelfchallenge Over 50s Lifestyle

How Charlotte Brontë used writing to #BreakTheBias before it was even a hashtag

March 18, 2022
Charlotte Bronte

The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day was #BreaktheBias and my contribution is to #BreaktheBias of Ageism and Stereotypes for Women Over 50. However, I think that women have always tried to break the gender bias as I discovered reading the Brontë sisters collection. I’ve mentioned before that I belong to a wonderful, yet intimate Book Club group that meets Online. We decided at the outset to study the classics and to start with reading all of the works…

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What’s On Your Bookshelf? January 2022

Happy New Year and welcome to our monthly What’s On Your Bookshelf? Link Party for January. which I co-host with my good friends and Online Book Club Members, Deb, Donna and Jo. A new year, with new opportunities to read – bliss! Don’t forget to copy the #whatsonyourbookshelfchallenge…

January 21, 2022
Over 50s Lifestyle

What was on my Bookshelf for June

Reading is one of my guilty pleasures. Is there nothing better than curling up with a good book and a cuppa and having some ‘meeting new people” through the characters in a book? I love reading and getting lost in a book for a…

June 25, 2021