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Blog Flashback: The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins

The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins

Procured from my all time favorite bookstore, McKay’s Used Books in Knoxville, TN – woot-woot!

Procured in Summer 2009… 925 more words

Blog Flashback

In Comics: James Mascia and Most Dangerous Game

“The Most Dangerous Game” features a big-game hunter from New York, who becomes shipwrecked on an isolated island in the Caribbean and is hunted by a Russian aristocrat.

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5 Reasons To Read Classic Literature

I’m a historian, not a literary scholar, but for most of my time studying history, I read at least one novel per class.  So I know just how great classic literature can be.   577 more words


The Classics Beginner Guide

I used to be a bit of a literature snob when I was in high school. Sure, that didn’t make me a lot of friends, but I was more concerned with making time to read all of the books I wanted rather than actively participating in dance class. 745 more words


Review: "I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou

Reading Maya Angelou’s memoir, “I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings,” was an enjoyable, rewarding, and inspiring experience, which drew me in as a reader, leading me to consider the deeper meaning behind the resonating title and the significance of human suffering. 446 more words

Book Reviews


Judul: The Yearling
Pengarang: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
Penerbit: Gramedia Pustaka Utama
Penerjemah: Rosemary Kesauly
Desain dan ilustrasi cover: Ratu Lakhsmita Indira
Jumlah halaman: 504 Halaman… 927 more words


What I'm Reading - 1984

You’re probably going to think this is crazy, but I had never read 1984 by George Orwell. Ever.
I’m not sure why I hadn’t read it before. 69 more words