Musings of an enthusiastic reader.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
The Quartet by Joseph J. Ellis
The Quartet by Joseph J. Ellis is an examination of both the men and the process that brought about the creation of the United States Co...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
The Prime Minister by Anthony Trollope
This post contains some spoilers, mostly about previous books in The Palliser Series. The Prime Minister by Anthony Trollope ...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Night by Elie Wiesel
I read the version of this book translated by Marion Wiesel, who was the author’s wife. Night by Elie Wiesel was first published ...
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen is the story of Catherine Morland. This is another enjoyable Jane Austen novel filled with all of the th...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
The Power by Naomi Alderman
The Power by Naomi Alderman was first published in the United States this year and The United Kingdom last year. The book is getting a lo...
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Scars of Independence by Holger Hoock
Scars of Independence by Holger Hoock is an examination of the American Revolution through the lens of violence. Specifically, the author ...
Friday, November 3, 2017
Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
This post contains spoilers. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray is the story of two young women, Amelia Sedley and Beck...
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