What Wenches Recommend – July

JeevesNicola here, fresh back from the RWA conference in San Antonio, Texas, where I met up with several of the other Wenches plus other friends old and new, and had the best time!

This is the July What We’re Reading. This month though, we’ve decided to shake it up a bit and call it “What Wenches Recommend.” This could be anything from books to food to places to visit or anything you like. So once you’ve seen a few of our favourite things this month, let us know your recommendations too! 

 First up, an old favourite from Pat:

I've not had a lot of good luck with books this month, but found a complete collection of the Jeeves and Wooster series with Hugh Laurie and Stephen Fry. We'd not seen all of them so really enjoyed catching up on missed episodes. If you haven't read the original P.G.Wodehouse stories, give some of them a try first so you can see how beautifully they carry out these characters!

http://www.amazon.com/Jeeves-Wooster-Complete-Hugh-Laurie/dp/B001V7UXG2/wordwenches0b-20

http://www.amazon.com/Jeeves-Omnibus-Illustrated-P-Wodehouse-ebook/dp/B002TX6ZKU/wordwenches0b-20

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Conference Clothing Concerns

Cat 243 Doverby Mary Jo

As Cara/Andrea said on Friday, sometime we Wenches go light in our posts, and this one is REALLY light!  I don't even have a biscotti recipe to offer.  <G>  But in the spirit of the summer silly season, I present:

RWA's national romance writers conference!  It's next week in San Antonio, and it's surely the world's largest collection of romance writers on the hoof.  The annual literacy signing is similarly large, with hundreds of writers signing and thousands of books donated by publishers for sale.  

Conference logo(A pause for a public service announcement: If you're in the neighborhood, ya'll come on down!  Zillions of books, and all proceeds are given to literacy organizations.  What greater gift can you give than the gift of reading?  Lots of romance lovers in Texas, so I'm sure the signing will generate a lot of money for local literacy groups.)

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