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Readings from St. Augustine & personal thoughts

“There was a monastery at Milan, filled with good brothers, situated outside the walls, under the fostering care of Ambrose, but we had not known about it. 1,465 more words


Pride and Prejudice Book Sculpture

This Pride and Prejudice-themed book sculpture can be bought from US designer WetCanvasArt


Poetry Classics: The Fly, By William Blake

Little Fly,
Thy summer’s play
My thoughtless hand
Has brush’d away.

Am not I
A fly like thee?
Or art not thou
A man like me? 81 more words


The 'Emily' Novels, L. M. Montgomery

The Flash

It had always seemed to Emily, ever since she could remember, that she was very, very near to a world of wonderful beauty. Between it and herself hung only a thin curtain; she could never draw the curtain aside—but sometimes, just for a moment, a wind fluttered it and then it was as if she caught a glimpse of the enchanting realm beyond—only a glimpse—and heard a note of unearthly music.

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Gone With the Wind - A Reading Journal, Part V

**Spoilers, obviously. This is the last part in Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell**

It has been really hard for me to sit down and finally write something about this book since I finished it. 135 more words


The Fellowship of the Ring, JRR Tolkien

The Lord of the Rings is one of the biggest epic stories that exists in the fantasy genre.

Unfortunately, I watched the Peter Jackson film trilogy before reading the books. 831 more words


10 favourite classics

This week’s Top Ten meme hosted by the Broke and Brookish is about a few of our favourite things. I’ve neglected my Classics Club project this year but looking back at the list of books I put together 5 years ago reminded me of so many other classics I’ve loved over the years. 1,024 more words

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