Musings of an enthusiastic reader.
Sunday, February 9, 2020
Adam Bede by George Eliot
Adam Bede by George Eliot is the story of the title character, his family and his friends. I found this novel to be excellent. It is an in...
Saturday, February 1, 2020
They Were Her Property by Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers
They Were Her Property by Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers is an examination on the role that free white women played in the institution of sla...
Monday, January 20, 2020
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez was reread for me. First published in 1967, this novel has become very famous. T...
Saturday, January 11, 2020
My Antonia by Willa Cather
My Antonia by Willa Cather is the third book in author’s The Great Plains Trilogy . I found that this was another near brilliant novel ...
Thursday, January 2, 2020
8 Years Old!
Babbling Books is eight years old today! The term often used for these milestones is blogiversary. Time seems like it is passin g so quickl...
Monday, December 23, 2019
Self-Portrait in Black and White by Thomas Chatterton Williams
Publish ed this year, Self-Portrait in Black and White by Thomas Chatterton Williams is a book that is getting a lot of attention with...
Sunday, December 8, 2019
The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
The Turn of the Screw is Henry James’s famous gothic tale. Though a well - known book this is the first time that I have read it. I found...
View web version