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Cyrano de Bergerac- Review

Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us, so I figure it’s fitting that my first review for the Back to the Classics Challenge be the book I chose for the romance category:  Cyrano de Bergerac.  750 more words


Great Expectations : Closing Thoughts

(Note: This post was written more than 2 months ago, but somehow I forgot to publish it.)

I finished Great Expectations some time ago, more than a month ago actually.  541 more words


Classic & Re-Read: "Emma" by Jane Austen

Two birds with one stone in this post! Each challenge has slightly different questions, so this’ll make for an interesting review and discussion of Jane Austen’s  916 more words


Book Review: Lord of the Flies

Lord of the Flies, by William Golding, tells the tale of a group of young boys stranded on a desert island. With fine weather and a plentiful supply of fresh fruit and water they initially relish the freedom from adult control and enjoy their tranquil surroundings. 466 more words

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Reading Jane Eyre

For 2016, I’m concentrating on re-reading in an effort to really know books rather than just rack up a count of books read, and I just finished my third reading of… 2,563 more words