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* Meet the Mods!
By Renee , Moderator · 27 posts · 93 views
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Upcoming Events!
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Bug Alert
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last updated Aug 27, 2017 07:40PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Welcome to Victorians! Newbies Please Read.
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last updated Jan 18, 2017 10:38AM
* Please, Leave Your Card (Introduce Yourself)
By The Book Whis… · 2485 posts · 2333 views
last updated Jun 09, 2018 02:31PM
* Tea In The Parlour
By Pip · 676 posts · 398 views
last updated Jun 03, 2018 03:31AM
Wuthering Heights - Week 2 -- Chapters VIII - XII
By Cindy , Moderator · 8 posts · 17 views
last updated 2 hours, 22 min ago
Wuthering Heights - Week 1 -- Ch. I - VII
By Cindy , Moderator · 32 posts · 39 views
last updated Jun 17, 2018 04:18PM
Wuthering Heights: Background Info & Reading Schedule
By Cindy , Moderator · 17 posts · 50 views
last updated Jun 11, 2018 10:58AM
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+ Uncle Silas (2018)
Uncle Silas: Week 5: Chapter 54 to End
By Renee , Moderator · 26 posts · 16 views
last updated Jun 17, 2018 05:27PM
Uncle Silas: Week 4: Chapters 41-53
By Renee , Moderator · 9 posts · 15 views
last updated Jun 03, 2018 03:40AM
Uncle Silas: Week 3: Chapters 27-40
By Renee , Moderator · 17 posts · 17 views
last updated May 28, 2018 02:26PM
Uncle Silas: Week 2: Chapters 14-26
By Renee , Moderator · 9 posts · 19 views
last updated May 19, 2018 03:11PM
Uncle Silas: Week 1: Chapters 1-13
By Renee , Moderator · 19 posts · 31 views
last updated May 17, 2018 03:56AM
Uncle Silas : Background/Resources & Schedule
By Renee , Moderator · 21 posts · 51 views
last updated May 08, 2018 08:25PM
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+ Vanity Fair
Vanity Fair: Week 8: Chapters 60-69
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 53 posts · 19 views
last updated Apr 30, 2018 08:35PM
Vanity Fair: Week 7: Chapters 52-59
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 89 posts · 19 views
last updated Apr 30, 2018 08:22PM
Vanity Fair: Week 1: Chapters 1-9
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 95 posts · 63 views
last updated Apr 25, 2018 03:15PM
Vanity Fair: Week 4: Chapters 29-35
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 52 posts · 27 views
last updated Apr 25, 2018 03:08PM
Vanity Fair: Week 6: Chapters 44-51
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 104 posts · 23 views
last updated Apr 22, 2018 05:25AM
Vanity Fair: Week 3: Chapters 19–27
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 75 posts · 31 views
last updated Apr 20, 2018 08:17PM
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+ General Chat
Any recommendations for Victorian era funny books?
By Pampelmousse · 9 posts · 91 views
last updated Jun 10, 2018 09:21AM
Top 5 Victorian Novels?
By Christian · 262 posts · 965 views
last updated Jun 05, 2018 04:41AM
So what Victorian novel is everyone reading at the moment?
By Sarah · 2910 posts · 1886 views
last updated Jun 04, 2018 10:46AM
Modern fiction discussions
By Charlotte · 6 posts · 35 views
last updated Apr 12, 2018 04:35AM
Having troubles understanding the novels written in this period
By deleted member · 14 posts · 50 views
last updated Feb 23, 2018 09:08AM
Will Victorian Books Soon Go Out of Print?
By Terrence · 17 posts · 70 views
last updated May 04, 2017 06:46AM
Showing 6 of 23 topics — 517 comments total
+ Poetry Corner
* In Memoriam (Tennyson) Schedule/Background/Resources
By Renee , Moderator · 33 posts · 34 views
last updated Apr 09, 2017 07:54PM
* Poetry Corner - General Discussion
By Pip · 51 posts · 75 views
last updated Dec 03, 2017 09:21AM
The Hunting of the Snark
By Goetz · 5 posts · 38 views
last updated Feb 25, 2018 12:55PM
In Memoriam Week 8 Epilogue and poem as a whole
By Everyman · 2 posts · 12 views
last updated Jun 02, 2017 04:49AM
In Memoriam Week 7 Cantos 104-131
By Everyman · 2 posts · 10 views
last updated May 31, 2017 05:52AM
In Memoriam Week 5 - 78-94
By Everyman · 10 posts · 17 views
last updated May 29, 2017 05:56AM
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+ Quirky Questions
* Quirky Questions: What's it all about?
By Renee , Moderator · 2 posts · 66 views
last updated Jan 31, 2016 03:30PM
QQ: What was the last book that made you cry?
By Deborah · 30 posts · 100 views
last updated May 30, 2018 07:32PM
QQ: Are you a cat person or a dog person?
By Renee , Moderator · 34 posts · 67 views
last updated May 29, 2018 08:58PM
QQ: What was a favorite childhood book?
By Deborah · 26 posts · 58 views
last updated Feb 22, 2018 10:08PM
QQ: Which Victorian novel did you put off reading because it seemed daunting?
By Renee , Moderator · 28 posts · 103 views
last updated Jan 19, 2018 05:37AM
QQ: Has any Victorian novel had an impact on your personal life?
By Renee , Moderator · 8 posts · 62 views
last updated Jan 11, 2018 05:20PM
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+ Parlour Games
* What are Parlour Games?
By Pip · 1 post · 43 views
last updated Feb 03, 2016 09:40AM
Dickens Quotation Challenge
By Lynne , In Memoriam · 36 posts · 47 views
last updated Jul 28, 2017 05:00PM
NEW GAME! Victorian "This or That?"
By Pip · 27 posts · 58 views
last updated Jul 27, 2017 12:28PM
Victorian 20 Questions
By Natalie , Moderator · 255 posts · 87 views
last updated Mar 03, 2017 09:53AM
Victorian Character Alphabet
By Pip · 267 posts · 113 views
last updated Jun 05, 2016 12:43PM
Write Your Own Victorian Novel! - UNTITLED 1
By Pip · 24 posts · 56 views
last updated Apr 27, 2016 08:00PM
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+ Buddy Reads
* Looking for buddies to read with......
By Lynne , In Memoriam · 4 posts · 93 views
last updated Feb 16, 2017 10:35AM
* What are Buddy Reads all about?
By Silver · 69 posts · 468 views
last updated Aug 02, 2017 07:31AM
Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope: Buddy Read: Chapters XXXVIII-XLV
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 11 posts · 13 views
last updated Sep 13, 2017 08:23PM
Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope: Buddy Read: Chapters XXXI-XXXVII
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 46 posts · 14 views
last updated Sep 04, 2017 04:39PM
Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope: Buddy Read: Chapters XXIV-XXX
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 52 posts · 13 views
last updated Sep 01, 2017 11:04AM
Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope: Buddy Read: Chapters XVI-XXIII
By Lady Clementi… , Moderator · 75 posts · 13 views
last updated Aug 26, 2017 04:46PM
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+ Authors
* Authors
By The Book Whis… · 54 posts · 412 views
last updated Jan 29, 2017 01:01PM
Charlotte Bronte and Villette
By deleted member · 13 posts · 60 views
last updated Jun 05, 2018 02:38AM
Charlotte's novels
By Pip · 13 posts · 100 views
last updated Jan 14, 2018 07:24PM
Charles Dickens
By The Book Whis… · 166 posts · 386 views
last updated Sep 02, 2017 11:09AM
Thackeray & his works
By Renee , Moderator · 1 post · 16 views
last updated Apr 06, 2017 03:18PM
Wilkie Collins
By Alex · 76 posts · 250 views
last updated Feb 06, 2017 11:35AM
Victorian Literature by Clement Shorter
By Renee , Moderator · 1 post · 8 views
last updated Apr 17, 2017 06:17AM
Life of C Brontë: Schedule and Background Info
By Pip · 2 posts · 39 views
last updated Oct 04, 2016 06:54PM
Life of C Brontë - Section 3
By Pip · 2 posts · 14 views
last updated Apr 03, 2016 11:56PM
Life of C Brontë - Section 2
By Pip · 3 posts · 17 views
last updated Mar 31, 2016 06:51AM
Life of C Brontë - Section 1
By Pip · 5 posts · 30 views
last updated Mar 27, 2016 01:31AM
Life of C Brontë - Section 4
By Pip · 1 post · 12 views
last updated Mar 22, 2016 05:33AM
Dickens on Screen
By Renee , Moderator · 16 posts · 52 views
last updated Feb 26, 2018 11:53PM
Which is your favourite adaptation of Jane Eyre?
By Pip · 29 posts · 119 views
last updated Feb 23, 2018 07:52AM
Favorite costume dramas?
By Inder · 161 posts · 373 views
last updated Feb 22, 2018 09:55PM
North and South Adaption
By Jamie · 28 posts · 122 views
last updated Apr 30, 2017 09:41PM
Lady Audley's Secret: The Movie
By Joanne · 7 posts · 31 views
last updated Mar 18, 2017 08:29AM
Victoria series
By Lynne , In Memoriam · 20 posts · 52 views
last updated Jan 28, 2017 12:32PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What is the folder about?
By The Book Whis… · 1 post · 132 views
last updated Mar 29, 2010 11:10AM
* Reference - all things Victorian
By The Book Whis… · 102 posts · 493 views
last updated Sep 02, 2017 11:16AM
Your First Time - Victorian that is
By Lindz · 100 posts · 223 views
last updated May 10, 2018 07:58AM
Sightseeing in London
By Charlotte · 29 posts · 34 views
last updated Feb 23, 2018 05:46AM
Intrepid Victorian Women
By MadgeUK · 8 posts · 115 views
last updated Nov 13, 2017 08:57AM
How racist is too racist?
By Chris · 89 posts · 236 views
last updated Oct 05, 2017 04:04PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * An introduction {Updated}
By The Book Whis… · 21 posts · 195 views
last updated Feb 18, 2011 05:11PM
Just how bloody incomprehensible is British English?
By deleted member · 5 posts · 37 views
last updated Feb 22, 2018 09:30PM
So I had a lot of time on my hands and decided to turn my desktop...
By deleted member · 7 posts · 34 views
last updated Jan 13, 2018 07:29PM
Hospital Novels recommendation
By Baranica · 2 posts · 22 views
last updated Nov 26, 2017 07:16AM
Northanger Abbey
By Ally · 44 posts · 275 views
last updated Sep 05, 2017 06:27AM
Emma by Jane Austen
By Silver · 59 posts · 215 views
last updated Sep 04, 2017 03:16AM
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+ Poetry Archives
Poetry. August. Dover Beach
By Peter · 16 posts · 25 views
last updated Sep 29, 2016 05:52PM
July Poem. The Owl and the Pussy-Cat
By Peter · 24 posts · 29 views
last updated Jul 13, 2016 08:00PM
June poem: Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
By Peter · 22 posts · 34 views
last updated Jun 05, 2016 02:24PM
Poetry - May
By Peter · 5 posts · 18 views
last updated Apr 30, 2016 08:46PM
April poem " The Visionary"
By Peter · 22 posts · 24 views
last updated Apr 30, 2016 12:58PM
Poetry Corner - March
By Peter · 8 posts · 25 views
last updated Mar 09, 2016 05:43PM
* Books We Have Read in 2017
By Renee , Moderator · 1 post · 94 views
last updated Feb 11, 2017 06:39AM
Wildfell, Week 6: Ch. 46 - 53
By Charlotte · 29 posts · 34 views
last updated Nov 16, 2017 08:52AM
Tenant of Wildfell: Background & Resources
By Renee , Moderator · 38 posts · 60 views
last updated Oct 24, 2017 11:02PM
Wildfell, Week 5: Ch. 38 - 45
By Charlotte · 10 posts · 20 views
last updated Oct 07, 2017 10:16PM
Wildfell: Week 3, Ch. 20 - 28
By Charlotte · 20 posts · 25 views
last updated Oct 05, 2017 07:27AM
Wildfell, Week 4: Ch. 28 - 37
By Charlotte · 21 posts · 18 views
last updated Oct 01, 2017 10:18AM
* What have we read in 2016?
By Pip · 1 post · 91 views
last updated Apr 09, 2016 06:50AM
Middlemarch: Reading Schedule
By Frances · 12 posts · 98 views
last updated Feb 11, 2017 06:44AM
Middlemarch Book VI: The Widow and the Wife: Nov. 20-26
By Frances · 41 posts · 40 views
last updated Feb 09, 2017 11:10AM
Middlemarch, Book VII: Two Temptations: Nov 27-Dec 4
By Frances · 27 posts · 37 views
last updated Feb 05, 2017 08:04AM
Middlemarch, Book III: Waiting for Death: October 29-Nov 5
By Frances · 44 posts · 40 views
last updated Feb 02, 2017 05:51AM
Middlemarch, Book II: Old and Young: October 22-28
By Frances · 75 posts · 47 views
last updated Feb 02, 2017 05:47AM
* What did we read in 2015?
By Pip · 5 posts · 74 views
last updated Jul 04, 2015 03:51PM
Armadale - Section 2
By Pip · 42 posts · 36 views
last updated Aug 02, 2016 07:51PM
THOTB - to the end of the book with SPOILERS
By Pip · 9 posts · 26 views
last updated Dec 28, 2015 07:17AM
"Christmas at Thompson Hall"
By Renee , Moderator · 30 posts · 59 views
last updated Dec 24, 2015 12:51PM
THOTB - first half
By Pip · 32 posts · 35 views
last updated Dec 21, 2015 07:39PM
"Christmas Day at Kirby Cottage"
By Renee , Moderator · 8 posts · 38 views
last updated Dec 21, 2015 02:24AM
What did we read in 2014?
By Pip · 1 post · 21 views
last updated Jun 19, 2015 03:54AM
Notting Hill Section Vll December 25 - January 1
By Marialyce · 9 posts · 32 views
last updated Jan 17, 2015 06:55AM
The Chimes - Nov 2014 - Background and First Quarter
By Pip · 47 posts · 82 views
last updated Dec 30, 2014 07:14AM
The Chimes - Nov 2014 - Fourth Quarter and General Thoughts
By Pip · 25 posts · 42 views
last updated Dec 19, 2014 01:17PM
The Chimes - Nov 2014 - Third Quarter
By Pip · 17 posts · 35 views
last updated Dec 18, 2014 09:23AM
The Chimes - Nov 2014 - Second Quarter
By Pip · 23 posts · 39 views
last updated Dec 15, 2014 04:35PM
* What did we read in 2013?
By Pip · 3 posts · 55 views
last updated Jun 19, 2015 04:58AM
North and South - Vol. II - chs. XVIII-XXVII (end)
By Denise · 18 posts · 108 views
last updated Aug 15, 2015 10:48AM
North and South - the miniseries
By Denise · 30 posts · 168 views
last updated Mar 10, 2015 03:00PM
The Professor - chs. XXII - XXV (end)
By Denise · 15 posts · 51 views
last updated Jun 09, 2014 09:47PM
Can You Forgive Her? Chapters XXVII - XXXIII
By Marialyce · 5 posts · 31 views
last updated Jan 13, 2014 07:42AM
Can You Forgive Her Chapters XXI - XXVI
By Marialyce · 18 posts · 26 views
last updated Jan 10, 2014 02:38PM
* What did we read in 2012?
By Pip · 1 post · 51 views
last updated Jun 19, 2015 02:22AM
Tess - Thomas Hardy - Life & Work
By SarahC · 8 posts · 189 views
last updated Oct 22, 2013 01:55PM
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall Chapters 39 A Scheme of Escape ~ Chapter 53 Conclusion
By Marialyce · 41 posts · 71 views
last updated Jan 15, 2013 08:41PM
Lady Audley, Vol 3 Ch 9-10
By SarahC · 13 posts · 84 views
last updated Dec 15, 2012 04:26AM
Lady Audley, Vol. 2 Ch. 10-13
By SarahC · 37 posts · 94 views
last updated Dec 04, 2012 11:39PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What did we read in 2011?
By Pip · 1 post · 42 views
last updated Jan 10, 2016 02:05AM
Madame Bovary Background - spoilers possible
By Marialyce · 22 posts · 109 views
last updated Jul 12, 2012 07:49PM
Our Mutual Friend Book 2 Chapters 7-10
By Marialyce · 13 posts · 21 views
last updated Dec 22, 2011 08:16PM
Compare/Contrast Bleak House (Chapters 50~ the end) and Our Mutual Friend (Book 4)
By Marialyce · 7 posts · 19 views
last updated Dec 21, 2011 02:49PM
Our Mutual Friend Book 4 Chapter 1~4
By Marialyce · 2 posts · 19 views
last updated Dec 19, 2011 05:40PM
Our Mutual Friend Chapters 15~the end of Book 3
By Marialyce · 6 posts · 20 views
last updated Dec 19, 2011 07:40AM
* What did we read 2009-10?
By Pip · 1 post · 45 views
last updated Jan 10, 2016 03:12AM
North and South Ch. 47-End
By Silver · 34 posts · 57 views
last updated Dec 30, 2010 06:26AM
North and South: Ch. 40-46
By Silver · 5 posts · 31 views
last updated Dec 25, 2010 05:31PM
North and South: Ch. 30-34
By Silver · 34 posts · 29 views
last updated Dec 25, 2010 01:56PM
North and South: Ch. 25-29
By Silver · 69 posts · 54 views
last updated Dec 25, 2010 11:43AM
North and South: Ch. 20-24
By Silver · 85 posts · 68 views
last updated Dec 24, 2010 02:42PM
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+ NEW: How To....
* Ask your technical questions here!
By Pip · 9 posts · 61 views
last updated Feb 25, 2018 01:23AM
Group reads, new week, notification
By Charlotte · 3 posts · 22 views
last updated Feb 08, 2018 08:24AM
How to make the Discussion list less overwhelming
By Lynne , In Memoriam · 1 post · 23 views
last updated Jan 18, 2017 12:35PM
How to... Insert hidden spoilers
By Pip · 1 post · 13 views
last updated Feb 10, 2016 04:06PM
* Cheery Challenges : What To Expect
By Renee , Moderator · 3 posts · 66 views
last updated Jan 19, 2017 10:26AM
* Tic-Tac-Toe Gameboard!
By Renee , Moderator · 2 posts · 30 views
last updated Mar 17, 2016 12:42AM
Victorian TicTacToe
By Renee , Moderator · 30 posts · 78 views
last updated Aug 24, 2016 06:49AM
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+ Nominations
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Previous Reads - Ineligible for Nomination
By Renee , Moderator · 1 post · 87 views
last updated Feb 11, 2017 08:25AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for May 2018
By Renee , Moderator · 26 posts · 71 views
last updated Apr 22, 2018 10:00AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for January 2018 (Huzzah!)
By Renee , Moderator · 35 posts · 104 views
last updated Dec 08, 2017 06:58PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for September 2017
By Renee , Moderator · 25 posts · 70 views
last updated Jul 09, 2017 08:52PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for April 2017
By Renee , Moderator · 34 posts · 61 views
last updated Feb 12, 2017 04:11PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations - January 2017
By Deborah · 29 posts · 99 views
last updated Dec 03, 2016 08:29PM
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+ Nominations Archives
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for January 2017
By Deborah · 20 posts · 101 views
last updated Oct 15, 2016 08:43AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations - September 2016
By Deborah · 26 posts · 51 views
last updated Jul 19, 2016 05:12AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations - August 2016
By Deborah · 32 posts · 64 views
last updated Jun 16, 2016 05:33PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for May/June 2016 Book
By Deborah · 16 posts · 92 views
last updated Apr 09, 2016 09:51AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for April 2016 - the poll is open
By Pip · 29 posts · 109 views
last updated Feb 12, 2016 04:45AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for January 2016
By Deborah · 33 posts · 65 views
last updated Dec 11, 2015 02:58PM
Woman in White: Week 8--Ch. III-End
By Cindy , Moderator · 12 posts · 19 views
last updated Dec 08, 2017 11:06PM
Woman in White: Week 7 - Ch. VIII--Ch. III
By Cindy , Moderator · 6 posts · 17 views
last updated Dec 06, 2017 07:15PM
Woman in White: Week 6--Ch. I-VII
By Cindy , Moderator · 6 posts · 17 views
last updated Nov 30, 2017 12:09AM
Woman in White: Week 5 -- Ch. IX--Ch. I (Hester Pinhorn)
By Cindy , Moderator · 10 posts · 24 views
last updated Nov 27, 2017 02:48AM
Woman in White: Week 3 - Ch. I-IV
By Cindy , Moderator · 15 posts · 29 views
last updated Nov 18, 2017 09:02AM
Woman in White: Week 2 - Ch. XII-IV
By Cindy , Moderator · 20 posts · 27 views
last updated Nov 18, 2017 08:56AM
No Thoroughfare: Act Four & Final Thoughts
By Renee , Moderator · 11 posts · 16 views
last updated Dec 30, 2017 06:43PM
No Thoroughfare: Acts Two & Three
By Renee , Moderator · 7 posts · 12 views
last updated Dec 25, 2017 07:08PM
No Thoroughfare: Overture & Act One
By Renee , Moderator · 20 posts · 26 views
last updated Dec 25, 2017 07:01PM
No Thoroughfare: Background/Resources and Reading Schedule
By Renee , Moderator · 23 posts · 57 views
last updated Dec 24, 2017 08:28AM
Week 6: W&D - Chapters XXXVI - XLIII
By Kerstin , Moderator · 43 posts · 30 views
last updated Mar 22, 2018 10:34AM
W&D: Week 5 - Chapters XXVIII - XXXV
By Kerstin , Moderator · 36 posts · 34 views
last updated Mar 14, 2018 08:44PM
Week 8: W&D Chapters LII - End
By Kerstin , Moderator · 57 posts · 29 views
last updated Mar 05, 2018 09:02AM
Week 7 : W&D Chapters XLIV - LII
By Kerstin , Moderator · 43 posts · 28 views
last updated Feb 21, 2018 08:13AM
W&D: Week 3 - Chapers XIV - XX
By Kerstin , Moderator · 62 posts · 33 views
last updated Feb 18, 2018 07:06PM
W&D: Week 4 - Chapters XXI - XXVII
By Kerstin , Moderator · 56 posts · 29 views
last updated Feb 11, 2018 06:25PM