If you have a Google account, you get a nifty Google Doodle for your birthday. Tuesday (Aug. 26) was my birthday, and narcissism shot to record levels when I saw this every time I went online: 235 more words
Tags » Classic Literature
All you lovers of classic literature will love North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell. Apparently it’s a very popular book that’s been made into a TV series, and I just so happened to never even hear about it until scrolling through the free classic book section of my kindle. 452 more words
“It is too lofty, too high for me. I cannot contain it.”
See that quote above? That’s me, talking about Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables. It is a novel that refuses to remain within the confines of “fiction” because it brazenly explores and displays the “realities”, the non-fictions, of life. 615 more words
If you are a fan of Jane Austen, check out the lostgenerationreader blog here. She is hosting an Austen in August event.
In vain I have struggled to hold back my thoughts, but it will not do. 920 more words