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08 September 2007 @ 05:42 pm
Book One: Rebecca - Daphne Du Maurier.  



Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again...

Working as a lady's companion, the heroine of Rebecca learns her place. Her future looks bleak until, on a trip to the South of France, she meets Max de Winter, a handsome widower whose sudden proposal of marriage takes her by surprise. She accepts but whisked from the glamorous Monte Carlo to the ominous and brooding Manderker, the new Mrs de Winter finds Max a changed man. And the memory of his dead wife Rebecca is forever kept alive by the forbidding housekeeper, Mrs Danvers...

Not since Jane eyre has a heroine faced such difficulty with the Other Woman. An international bestseller that has never gone out of print, Rebecca is the haunting story of a young girl consumed by love and the struggle to find her identity.



Discussion Timetable.

Chapters 1-5: begins Monday 24th September.
Chapters 6-10: begins Monday 8th October
Chapters 11-15: begins Monday 22nd October
Chapters 16-20: begins Monday 5th November
Chapters 21-27: begins Monday 19th November

Have fun reading! :)
 
 
 
do I dare to eat a peach?: (hmd LISA) classic beautystop_theworld on September 8th, 2007 06:49 pm (UTC)
Oh cool! I'm so excited! This is definitely going to be the best book club ever. AND I just checked my school library database and they have it, so I'll borrow it on Monday!
KELLYCAKES!: [heroes] nikki//beautifulmiss_atom on September 9th, 2007 04:07 pm (UTC)
YAY for school library's!! at the library where I work we had two copies but I actually own this book so it wasn't much help :D

I am SO happy you joined!
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KELLYCAKES!: [xmen] x1//jeanmiss_atom on September 9th, 2007 04:06 pm (UTC)
oh good!! I am really excited I brought my copy earlier this year and have been meaning to read it for ages now but haven't got around to it!

I am so glad you have joined!