Category: North and South

The best Victorian romance you’ve never heard of. Mrs. Gaskell, contemporary and biographer of Charlotte Brontë, wrote this novel set against social change, pride, and (yes) prejudice is a tale that will surprise and delight you (and the mini-series on Netflix isn’t bad either).

North & South

335–Brain Drain

We are reading Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, chapters 6–7, with many thanks to our reader, Barbara Edleman. Book talk...

North & South

336–Declutterfication

We are reading Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, chapter 8, with many thanks to our reader, Barbara Edleman. Book talk...

North & South

338–Survey Says!

We are reading Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, chapters 11–12, with many thanks to our reader, Barbara Edleman. Book talk...

North & South

339—Mitts!

We are reading Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, chapters 13–14, with many thanks to our reader, Barbara Edleman. Book talk...

North & South

340–Boxed In!

We are reading Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, chapter 15, with many thanks to our reader, Barbara Edleman. Book talk...

North & South

341–Sunrise, Sunset…

We are reading Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, chapter 16, with many thanks to our reader, Barbara Edleman. Book talk...

North & South

342–The Van Approacheth

We are reading Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South, chapter 17, with many thanks to our reader, Barbara Edleman. Book talk...