Peter Pan J.M. Barrie Synopsis "The enchanting story of a boy who wouldn’t grow up and the girl he promised to always remember One magical night, the Darling children––Wendy, John, and Michael––are visited by two mischievous denizens of Neverland, an island of the imagination where pirates prowl the Mermaids’ Lagoon and fairies live so long … Continue reading Review: Peter Pan
Go Set a Watchman Harper Lee "From Harper Lee comes a landmark new novel set two decades after her beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, To Kill a Mockingbird. Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch--"Scout"--returns home from New York City to visit her aging father, Atticus. Set against the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political … Continue reading Go Set a Watchman
Eva Ibbotson So lately I've been on a historical romance kick, it seems to be all that I've read in the past month. Most of the books I've read have been quick trashy, some more than others, romances based in 1800s England. They were decent enough stories but unworthy of being written about. When I … Continue reading A Countess Below Stairs
Richelle Mead So the reason I haven't been posting blogs recently is because I've been caught up in reading the Vampire Academy Series again. This series consists of six books titled, "Vampire Academy," "Frost Bite," "Shadow Kiss," "Blood Promise," "Spirit Bound," and "Last Sacrifice." I believe this is the third time that I've read the … Continue reading Vampire Academy Series
Ray Bradbury Goodreads Summary: Guy Montag was a fireman whose job it was to start fires... The system was simple. Everyone understood it. Books were for burning ... along with the houses in which they were hidden. Guy Montag enjoyed his job. He had been a fireman for ten years, and he had never questioned … Continue reading Fahrenheit 451
F. Scott Fitzgerald Goodreads Summary: In 1922, F. Scott Fitzgerald announced his decision to write "something new--something extraordinary and beautiful and simple and intricately patterned." That extraordinary, beautiful, intricately patterned, and above all, simple novel became The Great Gatsby, arguably Fitzgerald's finest work and certainly the book for which he is best known. A portrait … Continue reading The Great Gatsby
Because of the end of the school year, adjusting to being home for the summer, and the starting of my summer class, I became extremely lazy and took an unintentional hiatus from both reading and blogging. Over the next few days I will post reviews of the two books I have read this summer "The … Continue reading The end of my unannounced hiatus.