In the Reading Room

In The Reading Room: The Professor- Review

Thanks to our collaboration with Fazi Editore, we’ve been among the first Italian readers who had the chance to read the new Italian edition of The Professor (“Il Professore”), by Charlotte Brontë. Published for the first time after her death in 1857, this is actually the very first novel written by the authoress of the… Continue reading In The Reading Room: The Professor- Review

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In The Reading Room: Charlotte Brontë, A Passionate Life (Una Vita Appassionata) – A Review

We’ve just re-emerged from a long and pleseant immersion into the pages of Charlotte Brontë: A Passionate Life, a biography by Lyndall Gordon published in Italy last April by Fazi Editore. This biography is something different from every other Charlotte Brontë’s biography we’ve read, and Lyndall Gordon tells us the story of this authoress in… Continue reading In The Reading Room: Charlotte Brontë, A Passionate Life (Una Vita Appassionata) – A Review

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In The Parlour: reading Shirley

On Saturday 23rd January we organized a reading entirely dedicated to Shirley, since a new Italian edition was recently released by Fazi Editore, and we met again at Libreria Tra Le Righe in Rome, The lovely bistrot inside the bookstore was very crowded, and we even run out of teapots! But eventually we managed ,… Continue reading In The Parlour: reading Shirley

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In the Reading Room: Shirley- Review

Last November Fazi Editore published a new eidtion of Shirley by Charlotte Brontë, and kindly gave us the chance to read the novel a few days before it was available in bookstores. There were no recent Italian editions available till this moment, so we were very curious to read this book. Shirley is a quite… Continue reading In the Reading Room: Shirley- Review

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In the Parlour: In the Footsteps of the Brontë Sisters- Shirley

On Saturday, 21st November 2015 we spent a lovely Brontё-afternoon at the cosy bookstore Tra Le Righe in Rome. In those days the new Italian edition of Shirley was released by Fazi Editore, so we chose to organize the event paying particular attention to Charlotte and her second novel. As always, Valentina made us feel… Continue reading In the Parlour: In the Footsteps of the Brontë Sisters- Shirley

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Peeking Through the Keyhole: Curiosities About Shirley

On November 19th, 2015 the Italian Edition of “Shirley” by Fazi Editore will finally be available in all bookshops. While waiting for that day, what do you know about the second and less known novel by the author of Jane Eyre? Here is some information and curiosities about the work:  The title: The title of… Continue reading Peeking Through the Keyhole: Curiosities About Shirley