Musings of an enthusiastic reader.
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe
Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe , though set in the seventeenth century, was first published in 1719. It is the story of the title character...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Silas Marner by George Eliot
Silas Marner by George Eliot was written in 1861 but is set in the early 1800s. It is the story of the title character. This novel is a...
Saturday, July 14, 2018
Brothers at Arms by Larrie D. Ferreiro
Brothers at Arms by Larrie D. Ferreiro was first published in 2016. It is a chronicle of French and Spanish involvement in the American ...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens
The Pickwick Papers was Charles Dickens’s first novel. It tells the story of Samuel Pickwick and the other members of the Pickwick Club. T...
Friday, June 22, 2018
Cixin Liu’s Death’s End and Gender Issues
This book was translated by Ken Liu. The below contains moderate spoilers. Dramatic events happen fairly early on in this book...
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Death's End by Cixin Liu
This book was translated by Ken Liu. The below contains moderate spoilers. Dramatic events happen fairly early on in this book. I reve...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
My Reading Tastes Over Time
I think that most people would say that their reading tastes have changed over time. I am no different. When I think about this subject, ...
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