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The Little Prince - Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads – 

Moral allegory and spiritual autobiography, The Little Prince is the most translated book in the French language. With a timeless charm it tells the story of a little boy who leaves the safety of his own tiny planet to travel the universe, learning the vagaries of adult behaviour through a series of extraordinary encounters. 569 more words


Classics Club Challenge #7: Sense and Sensibility

Sense and Sensibility
by Jane Austen

published in 1811
First read in the summer of 2009
(without understanding its context, nuance or richness in characterization) 1,125 more words


The Great Gatsby

Title: The Great Gatsby
Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Published: 1926
Challenges: The Classics Club, Reading the Twentieth Century
Rating: 4 out of 5 stars… 657 more words

The Classics Club: Tender is the Night

I decided in January to try to always have a classic novel or short story collection on the go, alongside one fiction and non-fiction. Starting as I mean to go on after finishing… 418 more words


The Classics Club (7)

This is the seventh update on my TCC Challenge! I am one year and four months in (accordingly I have three years and eight months left) and have just finished my sixth (out of fifty) book! 99 more words

Reading Updates

Classics Club Challenge #6: Persuasion

by Jane Austen

published posthumously in 1818
First read February 5th – 8th 2015

Since there are quite a number of families involved, kindly allow me to sort them out at first: 1,264 more words

19th Century

Book Review: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery

#4 – Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery

Genre: Historical Fiction, Children’s Classic

Page Numbers: 276 pages

Dates Read: 1/22/15 – 1/25/15

Plot in three lines or less:  372 more words