DVD's - Upcoming & Current Releases
March 15, 2010 Jane M. DeBano
Dick Francis was one of the first "grown-up" authors I remember reading as a teen. His books on racing and various and sundry aspects of racing (air transport, bloodstock sales, steeplechases, etc.) always thrilled me and kept me glued to the book, until I reached the end. His first novel, "Dead Cert" was published in 1962 and he published another one every after that. When I saw a news flash on Sunday that he had died at the age of 89, I felt a sharp pang of so
We continue our discussion on Elizabeth Gaskell's "Return to Cranford" on March 8th, 2009 in the International Room in the Carnegie Building at 6:00 pm. We will be watching the final half of the DVD of the Masterpiece Classics/BBC production. Here's the review from the LA Times--
The February meeting of the Jane Austen Book Club will be held on February 8th at 6:00 pm at the Carnegie Bldg. We will be continuing our examination of Elizabeth Gaskell's work by watching the DVD of "Return to Cranford," a further examination of the Cranford Chronicles. A review on the Internet by Jace at Televisionary is a fair d
The Jane Austen Book Club met on Dec.