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"Ethan Frome" by Edith Wharton.

A seemingly simple story which encompasses a very well-liked plot-line, one of a love which is not possible due to circumstances. Not merely the ending of this novel was surprising, but every single element of it seemed to exhibit something much more profound than what was put on the page. 494 more words

Book Review

Top 5 Least Favorite Required Readings

Everyone has those books that they were required to read in high school or college that they just hated. Here is a list of my least favorite required readings, which is by no means comprehensive. 83 more words


Ethan Frome, Ethan Frome

Greetings readers! Dead White Guys returns with our reading of the novelĀ Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton. We’ll cover a chapter a week for the next ten weeks, beginning today with the novel’s prologue, which introduces the unnamed narrator and titular character. 712 more words

Great Book Readings

A literary list for lovers of literature and lists

As an English major in college, I was often asked what my favorite book was. After a while, I started answering that it was an impossible question to answer because as a lit fanatic I could never narrow it down to just one. 311 more words



Scorpios are known for being intense, mysterious, passionate and committed when in love. Below are two recommendations perfect for Scorpios, intense, passionate and they will keep you guessing at every turn. 163 more words


The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka: A Book Review

Without the reviews written by my friends on Goodreads as well as the library of information in the internet, particularly in the Wikipedia, I would not have the slightest ideas of what the main story is all about. 425 more words