Goodreads Monday: 20/06/2022

Goodreads Monday is now hosted by Budget Tales Book Club.  All you have to do is show off a book from your TBR that you’re looking forward to reading.


I hope everyone has had a good start to the week. I have had a busy day of teaching music and running choir club. I have an unexpected day off tomorrow so I am hoping to enjoy a bit of reading time.

My chosen book this week is by an author who I haven’t read a lot of, so I am hoping to read more of their work.

A collection of three stories. The Stories take place in and around the fictional town of Milby in the English Midlands. Each of the Scenes concerns a different Anglican clergyman, but is not necessarily centred upon him. Eliot examines, among other things, the effects of religious reform and the tension between the Established and the Dissenting Churches on the clergymen and their congregations, and draws attention to various social issues, such as poverty, alcoholism, and domestic violence.

This is also my next read on my The Classics Club challenge so hopefully I will read it soon.

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Happy Reading

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5 thoughts on “Goodreads Monday: 20/06/2022

    1. I’ve only read a couple of books by Eliot but I have enjoyed them so fingers crossed I will enjoy this one.

      I’ve found this great song based on The Hobbit and the kids love singing it which is good.

      Hope you enjoy your week.

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      1. It has always been in my mind to read, but then it gets overtaken by shiny new books!

        Oh I love The Hobbit. I only read that relatively recently after having it on my shelf for 18 years…

        You too 🙂

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