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Great Expectations: My Review

I had to read Great Expectations for my English Literature class, and I figured I would write a review to share my opinion a bit. It was written by Charles Dickens, and first published in 1861. 585 altre parole

Books

The Beguiled Sorcerer IX

Wolfrie had a sleepless night. He was desperate and exhausted. He had a few hours left before the duel was said to began. He thought of running away, until friends and families heard of the duel. 398 altre parole

Bildungsroman

Darkness and Danger: A Wizard of Earthsea

When I was in my early teens, I attempted to read Gifts by Ursula K. Le Guin. However, my attention span and my ability to stick with books was not what it is today, and I (for unknown reasons) gave up on the book before I’d even really begun. 659 altre parole

Literature

En media res

I started a blog to unload the word vomit that collects in me while I grieve my divorce and my old life. It’s in the middle of things, as all conversations truly are. 25 altre parole

Divorce

Mythic New York

By Miriam R. Kramer

New York City looms like a giant in the imagination of people in the United States and all over the world. Dirty and dazzling, it reigns as a culturally and financially vibrant city for strivers and immigrants, a metropolis allowing the ambitious to dream of conquest, fame, and success beyond the height of skyscrapers leaning vertiginously from above. 985 altre parole

Arts & Entertainment

Father Clery

Father Clery was a busy man, never ceasing to visit many of his parishioners. Along the way, he had stopovers with his friends. One of these friends was a man that lived in a hotel. 486 altre parole

Bildungsroman

The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant

The Boston Girl, by Anita Diamant, came up as a recommendation on one of my many booklover sites (I believe it was librarything.com but it could have been goodreads.com). 252 altre parole

Women's Fiction