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Book Review: Sons and Lovers by D.H.Lawrence

Title: Sons and Lovers

Author: D.H.Lawrence

Pages: 654

Genre: Classic Literature, English Literature, Banned Books


Sons and Lovers is a story of Gertrude who marries a miner, Walter Morel. 322 more words


Review: '1984' by George Orwell

Spoiler-free zone.

Before dusting this book off my shelf, the only dystopian novels I’d read were Fahrenheit 451  by Ray Bradbury and the YA trilogy,  1,069 more words

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The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald

3 Stars

Every time I reread a book I was forced to read in high school, I have one of two thoughts:

No wonder they made me read this! 231 more words

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Extract from Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson

“TO MAKE LILLY OF THE VALLEY WATER.—Take the flowers of lilly of the valley and distil them in sack, and drink a spooneful or two as there is occasion. 74 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite School Reads

Welcome back for another round of Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Learn more about Top Ten Tuesday and its previous topics… 1,163 more words


An Update: Making Progress

Just thought I’d toss out a quick update if you’re interested….

  1. Finished The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde. Totally not what I had expected, but it was still fantastic even though the ending was fairly predictable.
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The Fourth Bear

The Fourth Bear by Jasper Fforde
Reviewed by Mandie

Ever wondered why Goldilocks got into one of the 3 bears beds? What about why Pappa bear and Mamma bear had separate beds? 168 more words