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…

100th post

1920s (recreations of)

1920s (Sarah Waters recommendations)

1938 Club (Middle age)

1947 Club

1951 Club

1968 Club

1977 Club

1977

1990s

A

Alcohol

Alternative London Underground

Anarchy

Antarctica

Antiheroes

Apartment blocks

Autumn 2013

Autumn 2015

B

Beginnings 

Behind the Scenes

Black History Month 2017

Blog anniversary (another blogger’s writing)

Book covers

Booker prize winners

Bristol (EH Young)

Brothers

My brother’s birthday – two poems 

Bureaucrats

Burn’s Night

C

Campus novels

Cats and Dogs

Celebrities favourite novels

Chinese New Year 2013

Chinese New Year 2016

Christmas 2015

Christmas 2016

Christmas 2017

Classics

Comfort reading

Cosy crime

D

Death of David Bowie

Death of Seamus Heaney

Dinner parties

#DiverseDecember – Hackney playwrights

#DiverseDecember II – Marriage

Dystopia

E

Easter 2013

Easter 2014

Elizabeth Taylor Day 2018

End of Finals

End of the World

Endings

English Civil War/Restoration

European referendum

Expanding famous stories

F

Fairytales

Fairytales reworked

Families – unexpected

Famous writers, portrayals of

Fathers’ Day 2013

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)

Film adaptations

First Virago and First Persephone

Foreign language children’s classics

French classic novels

Friendship

Friends’ recommendations

Funny 

G

Gender

German Literature Month 2017 (1)

German Literature Month 2017 (2)

Ghana@60

Glasgow

Gothic

Greatest winners

Guy Fawkes Night/Catholic writing

H

Historical London

Holidays

Home

Honeymoon

I

Imagined Lives of Poets

Incest

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia 2013

Islands

J

Jean Rhys Reading Week

Jean Rhys Reading Week (2)

Jobs

L

Last novels

Libraries

Liverpudlian writers

London

London II

London Pride 2016

London Pride 2018

London Underground

M

Manchester 

Margaret Kennedy Day 2017

Margery Sharp Day 2017

Margery Sharp Day 2018

Marriage

May Day/International Workers Day 2013

May Day 2014 – Carnivalesque 

Medieval literature for kids

Memory

Mental health units

Monica Dickens Day 2018

Mothers Day 2013

Mothers Day 2014 

Mothers Day 2016

Mother’s Day 2018

Muriel Spark centenary

Muses

Music

N

National Poetry Day 2013 (theme: Water)

National Poetry Day 2016 (theme: Messages)

New Year

Novels for people who don’t read

O

Older lovers

One Day

Ordinary lives

Oxford

P

Pastiche

Persephone readathon 2018

Playwrights writing prose

Point of View of children 

Politics

Politics II

Prequels & Sequels

Prize winners

Procrastination

R

Reading Ireland 2016 – St Patrick’s Day

Reading Ireland 2016 – Students

Reading Ireland 2017 – Debut novels

Reading Ireland 2017 – Elizabeth Bowen

Reading Ireland 2018 – 90s students

Reading Ireland 2018 – Alcoholism in families

Reading Ireland 2018 – Molly Keane

Regent’s Park

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

Spring Equinox (Day and Night)

Springtime

Stella Prize winners

Strangers on a Train

Suffragettes (Vote100)

Summer 2013 

Summer 2014

Summer 2015

Summer 2016

Summer 2017

T

Teachers

Ten Books that Most Influenced Me – Part I

Ten Books that Most Influenced Me – Part II

Transformations

Trains

TV characters, recommendations for

U

Unfinished novels

University 

Unsung heroes

V

Valentine’s Day 2013 – bee-keeping & plague

Valentine’s Day 2014 – Cary Grant

Valentine’s Day  2018 – Vita & Violet

Villains

W

War

War and Peace reading diary

Weddings

Welsh writers

Winter 2016

Winter 2017

Women in Translation month 2016

Work

World Poetry Day 2015

World War I centenary

Writers groups

 

 

 

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