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Paradise Lost: No Thought of Flight

Before (finally lol) the review, here are some highlights from the battle between Lucifer’s rebellious crew and the faithful angels.

So Raphael begins his tale to Adam: 303 more words


Fathers and Sons: only the decades change, the rest – remains

You know when older people tell you that some things were so much different when they were younger? Probably each one of us has heard that kind of story from their grandparents. 853 more words


The Catcher In The Rye by J D Salinger

Published in: 1951
Pages: 214
Edition read: E-book

Book description:
Since his debut in 1951 as The Catcher in the Rye, Holden Caulfield has been synonymous with “cynical adolescent.” Holden narrates the story of a couple of days in his sixteen-year-old life, just after he’s been expelled from prep school, in a slang that sounds edgy even today. 311 more words

YA/Teenage Fiction

Saturday Stories: William Wilson (Poe)

I stumbled upon this story while studying for the literature exam last semester. One of the books we had to read was Lolita, and since this is Nabokov, I couldn’t help but delve deep into analysis. 526 more words


Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Published in: 1865
Pages: 132
Edition read: E-book
Book #: Book 1 in Alice’s adventures in Wonderland

Book description:
The story of a little girl who fell down a rabbit hole and found herself in Wonderland. 320 more words


Reading Literature: Classics & Countertraditions

Reading Literature: Classics & Countertraditions

Essay 2    

Requirements for Essay 2

  • Essays must be four to six pages long.
  • The essay must be an argument.
  • 1,502 more words

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Published in: 1960
Pages: 324
Edition read: E-book

Book description:
The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, … 357 more words