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Words that I Learned:

Alienist:

Alembic:

Words that I Already Knew:

Menhir was a word that I already knew because of the Malazan Books of the Fallen series. 473 more words

Book Review

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley: I have already reviewed the book that started it all! Go here to read my review.

A New Life by Ramsey Campbell… 253 more words

Book Review

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is just the First Stopover in Frankentown and What I Thought Of It

A quote that stayed with me:

“If I have no ties and no affections, hatred and vice must be my portion; the love of another will destroy the cause of my crimes, and I shall become a thing, of whose existence everyone will be  236 more words

Book Review

Some words that I learned:

Some thoughts that formed while reading:

The author uses a clever device to keep from providing her readers the recipe to making their own monsters: 533 more words

Frankenstein

My first reaction as I started Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein was:

It is an epistolary novel. Nobody told me that! Wait, when has that ever come up in a conversation anyway? 124 more words

Franken-Dates

Korean Exploration

Lately I’ve been reading fiction and non-fiction books by North and South Korean authors. It’s been great! I feel like I’m learning so much, and each book gets me more and more interested in Korean culture, history, and story-telling. 250 more words

MercuryCalling

Reading Update #2 : Harry Potter + I'm Still Alive!

Decided to type out a quick blog post on this space, just to let you guys know that I’m still alive and well! Yes, and definitely still reading. 238 more words