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Middlemarch Madness: Bet on a Winner

While we’re waiting for the nominations to be tabulated, let’s start some friendly wagers on who’s going to walk away with it this year. 

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Thousands of Literary Heroines Wait on Tenterhooks for Middlemarch Madness Nominations

Go nominate, slacker! 

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Did You Nominate for Middlemarch Madness Yet?

What are you waiting for?

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It’s Time for Middlemarch Madness 2015

It’s that time of year once again! We’re about to launch the fifth annual Persephone Magazine Middlemarch Madness, where all our favorite literary heroines are pitted against each other in a battle to the finish. 

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How Many Middlemarch Madness-Nominated Books Have You Read?

Middlemarch Madness IV has ended with a victory for Pileofmonkeys Lyra Belacqua, but we’re curious — how many of the books whose badass heroines were nominated have you actually read? And which ones are you adding to your reading list before next year’s bracket rolls around?

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The Middlemarch Madness IV Winner

We have a winner! 

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Middlemarch Madness IV: The Final Vote

It’s been another fantastic (and fun!) bracket, readers. Thanks for all your votes, and your great comments. Ready to make the last choice of the season? 

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Middlemarch Madness IV: The Final Four

We’ve lost four more contenders. Find out who in our next poll, after the cut. 

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Middlemarch Madness IV: The Elite Eight, and a Poll

Some of these races came down to the wire. It’s getting really exciting!

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Middlemarch Madness IV: Twelfth Bracket Poll

Last poll of the week! 

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Middlemarch Madness IV: Eleventh Bracket Poll

Happy Thursday, voters! Who’ll make it through today? 

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Middlemarch Madness IV: Tenth Bracket Poll

As amandamarieg said in the comments on Monday, “What do we say to the god of death?” 

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Middlemarch Madness IV: Ninth Bracket Poll

The days are zipping by, polls are getting shorter, and the stakes are getting higher. 

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Middlemarch Madness IV: The Sweet Sixteen

The votes have been counted, let’s see the results. 

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Middlemarch Madness IV Eighth Bracket Poll

Monday we’ll have a Sweet Sixteen!