Summer Reading Progress 2017

Total Books Read (since July 1st):: 6 10 Books of Summer Challenge:: 6/10 (see my book list here) Classics Club Challenge:: 5/50     (see my book list here) Since I didn't finish too many books in July, I wanted to wait a little while longer to post an update. Now I've finished 6 novels … Continue reading Summer Reading Progress 2017

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Thoughts on My Cousin Rachel, by Daphne du Maurier

Last night I finished reading My Cousin Rachel, by Daphne du Maurier. It had been at the top of my to read list for the past several years, but I never got past the first several pages until last week, which is strange, because the first several pages are almost as gripping as the first … Continue reading Thoughts on My Cousin Rachel, by Daphne du Maurier

What I’m Reading | Fall 2014

Today is the official beginning of my favorite season, Autumn. As such, I thought it would be appropriate to let you guys know what is on my To-Read List for the next few months. I've always felt that there are certain books that were meant to be read in the cooler months, which is what … Continue reading What I’m Reading | Fall 2014

Rebecca, Daphne DuMaurier

If you didn't catch my Currently Reading post, then you don't know the interesting circumstances surrounding my beginning to read this book. So there we were, boy trying to make me watch sprint car videos on YouTube - when I struck a deal with him: I will watch your videos, if you pick a book … Continue reading Rebecca, Daphne DuMaurier

Jane Eyre VS Rebecca – A Comparative Review

Today is the day, after reading two excellent books, that I bend my brain comparing the two to see what sort of connections I can draw between them. I should be honest and say that I haven't read or heard really anything comparing the two, except simply that they often are. I've never done something … Continue reading Jane Eyre VS Rebecca – A Comparative Review