Musings of an enthusiastic reader.
Saturday, January 16, 2021
The Golden Bowl By Henry James
The Golden Bowl is the third Henry James novel that I have read. This is a classic story of marital infidelity. Though the two other books ...
Saturday, January 2, 2021
9 Year Blogiversary!
B abbling Books is nine years old today! This anniversary brings a mini – crisis in my blogging activities but optimism for the future. The ...
Saturday, November 14, 2020
Doctor Sleep by Stephen King
Doctor Sleep is Stephen King’s follow up The Shining . Though I recently reread The Shining , this was the first new - for - me King no...
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Madam Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
Madam Bovary by Gustave Flaubert is a very famous French novel. I thought that this book was an excellent literary work that dug in to all...
Saturday, September 19, 2020
George III by Jeremy Black
J eremy Black’s George III is a somewhat unusual look at the English monarch. This biography has a fairly unconventional structure and style...
Sunday, September 6, 2020
Stephen King’s The Shining
Stephen King’s T he Shining was a reread for me. I first read this a very long time ago, probably in the late 1980s. I decided to read this...
Saturday, August 22, 2020
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Sylvia Plath’s The Bell Jar is the story of Esther Greenwood. The novel looks into Esther’s life both before and after she experiences symp...
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