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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 →

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Review: ‘The Sun Also Rises’ by Earnest Hemingway

Welcome back for another review 🙂 I've been reading some Hemingway recently, and so when my mum bought me a lovely copy of this book I thought I'd give it a go. Personally, I find Hemingway's prose lacking in action,... 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: ‘Big Women’ by Fay Weldon

Welcome back for another review 🙂 I read this one a while ago, but I have some very strong opinions on it so I thought it was time for a review. ‘Big Women’ is about a collective of women who... Continue Reading →

Review: Anatomy of a Scandal’ by Sarah Vaughan

Welcome back! I promised a more modern book review, so here we go 🙂 my boyfriend lent me this one, and I really enjoyed it. Despite the central hard-hitting themes, such as sexual abuse, Vaughan managed to navigate the book... 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: ‘The Miseducation of Cameron Post’ by Emily M. Danforth

Welcome back for another review! I recently read this book after seeing the trailer for the film, which I think is now on Netflix. I might have to check that out soon 🙂 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post' is about... Continue Reading →

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