Category Archives: Classics

Review: Little Women

Book Title: Little Women Author: Louisa May Alcott Original Publication Date: 1867 Edition Read: 2003, W. W. Norton & Co. Total Pages: 665 Genre: Classic Young Adult/Kid-Lit Reason Read: Re-read inspired by a modern re-telling of one of the book’s … Continue reading

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Classic Inspiration

Mary @ Bookfan left me the most wonderful comment on my personal blog recently.  You see, she wanted to thank me for some inspiration.  That just made my day, let me tell you. Back when I was a wide-eyed college gal, … Continue reading

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Review: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men

Book Title: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men Author: James Agee & Walker Evans Original Publication Date: 1941 Edition Read: Mariner Books (2001) Total Pages: 432 Genre: Classic Non-Fiction Reason Read: Group read online Rating: 3 out of 5 Stars … Continue reading

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Review: As I Lay Dying

Book Title: As I Lay Dying Author: William Faulkner Original Publication Date: 1930 Edition Read: a very yellowed, falling apart Vintage Books (1964) paperback Total Pages: 250 Genre: Classic Fiction Reason Read: Poor memory, a love for Faulkner and my … Continue reading

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Review: Heart of Darkness

Book Title: Heart of Darkness Author: Joseph Conrad Original Publication Date: 1903 Edition Read: Barnes & Noble Classics (1994) Total Pages: 137 Genre: Classic Adventure Novella Reason Read: Given to me by another Blogger, was also short enough to read … Continue reading

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Review: Brave New World

Book Title: Brave New World Author: Aldous Huxley Original Publication Date: 1932 Edition Read: Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 1998 Total Pages: 268 Genre: Classic Sci-Fi Reason Read: Read with a group on Goodreads Rating: 3 out of 5 Stars “And … Continue reading

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Review: Goodnight Moon

Book Title: Goodnight Moon Author: Margaret Wise Brown, Illustrated by Clement Hurd Original Publication Date: 1947 Edition Read: Harper Festival division of Harper Collins Publishing, 1997 Board Book – 60th Anniversary Total Pages: 32 Genre: Classic Children’s Reason Read: Reading … Continue reading

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