Taking a break from my past few emo entries.
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee is a highly acclaimed classic novel, and one of the books studied as part of most grade-schools’ syllabus in the US. 299 more words
I received an advanced review copy of this title from Pushkin Press through NetGalley.
Isaac Babel, who was a journalist and propagandist for the Red Army in the 1920’s during the Russian war against Poland, used his diary as a source for the stories in this collection. 557 more words
A short biography of Arnold Bennett, author of Anna of the Five Towns and Clayhanger
1. His first name was actually Enoch. Born in 1867 in Hanley, Staffordshire (part of the famous ‘Potteries’ and now a district of Stoke-on-Trent), Enoch Arnold Bennett was named after his father, a solicitor. 794 more words