Jamaica Inn

In Cornwall, around 1800, a young woman discovers that she's living near a gang of criminals who arrange shipwrecks for profit. Jamaica Inn is set in 1820.
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Jamaica Inn, Daphne du Maurier The perfect read for a stormy night, or any other night for that matter.

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The best creepy stories take place against the creepy backdrop of the British countryside. Here are ten of our favourites.

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Jamaica Inn - The inn is known for being the base of smugglers in the past and has gained notoriety for allegedly being one of the most haunted places in Great Britain.

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Jessica Brown Findlay and Matthew McNulty as Mary Yellan and Jem Merlyn

Philippa Lowthorpe, the director of new BBC period drama Jamaica Inn, admits there was ''a sound issue'' with the programme, which sparked more than 100 complaints by viewers struggling to understand what the actors were saying.

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read it last year. incredible. it's got to be on your bucket list.

Anna Karenina : a novel in eight parts / Leo Tolstoy ; translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky.

THE BOOK SHOP in Wigtown, Dumfries and Galloway, SCOTLAND. Scotland's biggest second-hand ­bookshop... a mile of ­shelving holds books on all subjects and prices. There are sofas in the gallery and good coffee... ­Customers tend to spend hours ­browsing...

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THE BOOK SHOP in Wigtown, Dumfries and Galloway, SCOTLAND. Scotland& biggest second-hand ­bookshop. a mile of ­shelving holds books on all subjects and prices. There are sofas in the gallery and good coffee. ­Customers tend to spend hours ­browsing.

I am a literature nerd.

william blake poem in Barter Books-- a second-hand bookshop in the historic market town of Alnwick, Northumberland [owned and run by Stuart and Mary Manley.

This book comes highly recommended from St. Thomas Public Library's Marketing Coordinator. :)

"I was raised among books, making invisible friends in pages that seemed cast from dust and whose smell I carry on my hands to this day." ~ Carlos Ruiz Zafon in 'The Shadow of the Wind'

Books are carriers of civilization

Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.

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I thought I would be nice to share this here. Julia Donaldson is a favourite in our house. I opened a book - a poem by Julia Donaldson I opened a book and in I strode. Now nobody can find me.

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The person who deserves most pity is a lonesome one on a rainy day who doesn't know how to read. So sad! I can't remember not knowing how to read I can't imagine life without books!

"Keep passing the open widows." "Sorrow floats." both from John Irving "The Hotel New Hampshire."

“And when you love a book, commit one glorious sentence of it - perhaps your favourite sentence - to memory. That way you won’t forget the language of the story that moved you to tears.” John Irving ((I LOVE this idea))

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