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A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

I cried (actually wailed) through the majority of A Little Life. That’s around 700 tear stained pages.

I threw myself into the New York lives of a college friendship circle: JB the outrageous artist, Malcolm the reserved architect, Willem the handsome actor/waiter and the mysterious Jude, cerebral lawyer. 160 altre parole


The Wise Man's Fear (part 1)

Hello readers!

So. I’ve started The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss. I’ve got the paperback edition and it’s got over 1000 pages. I’m currently on page 360. 301 altre parole


Bildungsspiel: Pokémon and the Novel of Formation

Bildungsspiel: Pokémon and the Novel of Formation

            A young boy goes off traveling the world by himself, meets people that will change him forever, and comes back home wise, grown up, mature. 1.282 altre parole


Darkly Dreaming - Chloe Hammond

I am stuck, forever darkly dreaming.

Rae and Layla desperately want to escape their troubles so they decide to retrace the trip they took to France as students. 249 altre parole


Charlotte Brontë

I believe in some blending of hope and sunshine sweetening the worst lots. I believe that this life is not all; neither the beginning nor the end. 20 altre parole


Las drogas son malas, según @Carlos_Tongoy

La Medicina de Tongoy es quizás el gran blog de crítica literaria en español que nos queda, después de que la(s) chica(s) de La Patrulla de Salvación… 379 altre parole


My favourite story archetype

QOTW 15: What’s Your Favorite Type of Story?

Now I want to know: what’s your favorite story archetype? If you need a refresher on these archetypes, look back at Chapter 11 to the section on conflict and power struggles.

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