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Review: ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ by Tennessee Williams

Welcome back for another review 🙂 I've wanted to read this play for ages, so when my boyfriend leant me a copy I was finally forced to give it a go. This well-known play by Tennessee Williams focuses on the... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Jane Eyre’ by Charlotte Bronte

I was talking to a friend about this book recently, and so I thought I’d do a quick review for those who have not read this classic tale of morals, romance and passion. Jane Eyre, the protagonist and title character... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie’ by Muriel Spark

  Welcome back to another review! My mum has been wanting me to read this for ages, as it's one of her favourites, and seeing as it's so short, I decided to give it a go. I know it's another... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Mrs Dalloway’ by Virginia Woolf

I recently read this book on the recommendation of my boyfriend, and my mum has always loved ‘The Hours’ by Michael Cunningham which is based on this classic, so I thought I’d give it a try. I enjoyed ‘Mrs Dalloway’... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Catcher in the Rye’ by J. D. Salinger

Welcome back for another review! I recently read this book as it's been on my list for ages, and then my Dad got it for my birthday so I was finally pushed into giving it a go. 'Catcher in the... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Ballet Shoes’ by Noel Streatfield

Hi again! I'm back with another classic fiction review! This was one of my favourite books as a child, and I still have a much-loved copy, which I am sure I will continue to re-read. 'Ballet Shoes' is about three... Continue Reading →

You SHOULD Read Classic Novels

Hi again, welcome back! Today I’d like to open up the discussion as to whether you “should” read classics. Many people argue that we should be reading classic novels which hold a particular significance for a time in history, or... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Lady Chatterley’s Lover’ by D. H. Lawrence

Ages ago I listened to an abridged version of 'Lady Chatterley's Lover' by D. H. Lawrence, and so when I saw a lovely copy of the book in a cute bookshop while on holiday, I thought I'd give it another... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Persuasion’ by Jane Austen

Hello again! I've just finished reading the brilliant 'Persuasion' by Jane Austen, and I thought it was about time for another classic literature review, as this blog is about books from all genres! I started reading this book because I... Continue Reading →

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