Fahrenheit 451

I've recently read Fahrenheit 451, written by American author Ray Bradbury and published in the early 1950s. This book has won a lot of awards and is considered a classic dystopian novel like 1984 by George Orwell. I find this book to be an easier read and much more entertaining than 1984. The title reflects …

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My Antonia

I've just finished reading My Antonia by American author, Willa Cather, published in 1918. This is the first book I've read by Willa Cather. According to the back of my Barnes & Noble edition, My Antonia is considered Willa Cather's greatest novel. This is classic American literature about the mid-west, specifically Nebraska, and an unusual …

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Coming Home

Coming Home is another home run by British author, Rosamunde Pilcher, published in 1995. In this book, Rosamunde is consistent with her comforting themes of tea time, seaside settings and seasons, Porthkerris, Cornwall and London, relationships between close family and friends, during the time period of World War II. I'm confident that if her other …

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