Happy Birthday, George Eliot!

George Eliot was born on 22 November 1819.

George Eliot

George Eliot

George Eliot was rebellious in ways that actually meant something. She had guts, too, and a wide talent. 

“The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.”-George Eliot

Novels: Adam Bede; The Mill on the Floss; Silas Marner; Romola; Felix Holt, the Radical; Middlemarch; Daniel Deronda

6 thoughts on “Happy Birthday, George Eliot!

  1. We must have chocolate to celebrate the birth of George Eliot. It’s really the only polite thing to do. Another lovely post. Hope you don’t eat all your cookies before you get to the party tomorrow:) Have a wonderful time.


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