Jul82015

Gail Carriger Listmania

I’ve been going a little bonkers with Listmania recently, Gentle Reader. Over there I have created lists of the following (some of which I will try to remember to update).

Books!

Finished Lists

 Ongoing Lists

Gail Recommends

If you don’t like Listmania, you can always take a look at all of my Five Star Goodreads ratings.

 Not Books

{Gail’s monthly read along for July is: Passion Blue by Victoria Strauss}

GAIL’S DAILY DOSE

Your Moment of Parasol . . .

Modded Parasol SPWF 2015

Your Infusion of Cute . . .
Why the art of kilt-making is looming back into view

Your Tisane of Smart . . .
This Sewing Bracer May Be The Most Useful Cosplay Accessory Ever

Your Writerly Tinctures . . .  
“Mrs. Panton listed for her ideal writing table two inkstands (one for red, one for black ink), a box for string… a post-card case, a letter-weighter [i.e. a scale], and a date-card and candlestick, and also a tray for sealing-wax, pens, ink-eraser… If possible keep a bunch of flowers on the desk… and… dictionaries, two plants, and three brass pigs taking a walk…”
~ The Victorian House by Judith Flanders

PROJECT ROUND UP 

  • Manners & Mutiny ~ The Finishing School Book the Last. Releases Nov. 3, 2015. Available for pre-order! 
  • Imprudence ~ Custard Protocol Book the Second. Working rough draft, about 1/2 way.



The Books! 

 The Finishing School Series: 1 Etiquette & Espionage, 2 Curtsies & Conspiracies, 3
 The Custard Protocol Series: 1 Prudence, 2 Imprudence
The Parasol Protectorate Series: 1 Soulless, 2 Changeless, 3 Blameless, 4 Heartless, 5 Timeless
Parasol Protectorate Series manga graphic novels

Book News:
Tynga’s Reviews says, “WAISTCOATS & WEAPONRY also advances a lot of the series plot threads, which is really exciting.”

Quote of the Day:
“This is that, by putting the tea in first and stirring as one pours, one can exactly regulate the amount of milk whereas one is liable to put in too much milk if one does it the other way round.”
~ A Nice Cup of Tea (1946)

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