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100 word review: The Mill on the Floss

I was introduced to using an annotated bibliography during my university course, and I thought writing a concise piece after every book I read would be a good habit to get into. 151 more words

The Mill on the Floss - a review

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Finally, I managed to finish The Mill on the Floss two nights ago. It was a book that really left me in agony. 883 more words


Book Review: The Mill on the Floss

The Mill on the Floss is described as Eliot’s most autobiographical novel for its portrayal of a complex relationship between a brother and sister. It is the story of a young woman’s struggle for growth and independence against the restraints of small country life, domineering family and unsuitable suitors. 1,679 more words

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Characters I Connected With

Characters I Connected With

As I’ve been slowly filling in some of the lists in my Literary Listography, I’ve been struck by the wording of some of the categories. 961 more words


Quick Quote - JULY

“We could never have loved the earth so well if we had had no childhood in it, if it were not the earth where the same flowers come up again every spring that we used to gather with our tiny fingers as we sat lisping to ourselves on the grass, the same hips and haws on the autumn hedgerows, the same redbreasts that we used to call ‘God’s birds’ because they did no harm to the precious crops.

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Kindle Surprise: The Mill on the Floss

I’ve had a sort of fascination with George Eliot’s The Mill on the Floss for a long time, having seen a stage production of it once as a child. 266 more words