Index of Themes discussed

If there is a theme you’d like me to look at, please leave a comment/complete the form below or drop me a line at madamebibilophile@gmail.com. All suggestions (well, all polite suggestions) welcome…

A

Alcohol

Alternative London Underground

Anarchy

Antiheroes

Autumn

Autumn II

B

Beginnings 

Behind the Scenes

Blog anniversary (another blogger’s writing)

Book covers

Booker prize winners

Brothers

My brother’s birthday – two poems 

Bureaucrats

Burn’s Night

C

Cats and Dogs

Celebrities favourite novels

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year II

Christmas

Christmas II

Classics

Comfort reading

Cosy crime

D

David Bowie

Death of Seamus Heaney

Dinner parties

#DiverseDecember – Hackney playwrights

#DiverseDecember II – Marriage

Dystopia

E

Easter

Easter II

Elizabeth Bowen (Reading Ireland 2017)

Endings

End of Finals – Chick lit

End of the World

English Civil War/Restoration

European referendum

Expanding famous stories

F

Fairytales

Fairytales reworked

Famous writers, portrayals of

Fathers’ Day

Favourite things

Female friendship

Feminism

Feminist Sundays – Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing

Feminist Sundays – Domestic Violence (The Woman Who Walked into Doors by Roddy Doyle)

Fiesta: The Sun Also Rises – Ernest Hemingway

Film adaptations

First Virago and First Persephone

Foreign language children’s classics

French classic novels

Friendship

Friends’ recommendations

Funny 

G

Gay

Gay II (London Pride 2016)

Gender

Gothic

Greatest winners

Guy Fawkes Night/Catholic writing

H

Holidays

Home

Honeymoon

I

Imagined Lives of Poets

Incest

J

Jean Rhys Reading Week

Jean Rhys Reading Week 2

Jobs

L

Last novels

London

London II

London Underground

M

Margery Sharp Day 2016

Marriage

May Day/International Workers Day 

May Day II – Carnivalesque

Medieval literature for kids

Memory

Middle age (The 1938 Club)

Mothers Day I

Mothers Day II 

Mothers Day III

Music

N

National Poetry Day (theme: Water)

National Poetry Day 2016 (theme: Messages)

New Year

1920s (recreations)

1920s (Sarah Waters recommendations)

1947 Club

1951 Club

1977

1990s

Novels for people who don’t read

O

100th post

Older lovers

One Day

Ordinary lives

Oxford

P

Point of View of children 

Politics

Politics II

Prequels & Sequels

Prize winners

Procrastination

R

Reading Ireland 2017

Renaissance drama

Reunions 

Richard III

Rio 2016

Roald Dahl 100

S

Scottish writing

Second novels

Second place

Shakespeare’s birthday

Sherlock (& Lord Peter Wimsey)

Short books

Short stories

Small Press September

Small things

Snow

Social outcasts

Spanish detectives

Spies

Springtime

St Patrick’s Day (Reading Ireland month 2016)

Strangers on a Train

Students (Reading Ireland Month 2016)

Summer 

Summer II

Summer III

Summer IV

T

Teachers

Ten Books that Most Influenced Me – Part I

Ten Books that Most Influenced Me – Part II

Thirst – Kerry Hudson

Transformations

Trains

TV characters, recommendations for

U

Unfinished novels

University 

Unsung heroes

V

Valentine’s Day: bee-keeping & plague

Valentine’s Day II: Cary Grant

Villains

W

War

War and Peace reading diary

Welsh writers

Winter

Women in Translation month 2016

Work

World Poetry Day 2015

World War I centenary

Writers groups

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