Tag: novels

Book Month Challenge Day 23: Book You Tell People You’ve Read, But Really Haven’t Finished

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. I have to admit I struggle a little through Jane Austen books. I’m not sure if it’s the long sentences or nineteenth century English or something else. I haven’t picked up Pride and Prejudice in a while, though. Maybe now that I’m older I would enjoy it. I don’t …

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Book Month Challenge Day 19: Book That Turned You On

The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory. This book is about Mary Boleyn. She comes to Henry VIII’s court at age fourteen and catches the king’s eye. The book describes Mary’s love affair with Henry, and ┬álater her realization that another woman is starting to attract Henry’s attention. That woman is her sister, Anne. Though …

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Book Month Challenge Day 13: Book Character Who Is Most Like You

Like, Karla, the first character who comes to mind is Meg Murry from A Wrinkle in Time because she is studious, not gorgeous, and has a deep-seated belief that good will always overcome evil. But you’re probably already L’Engle-d out, so here’s my pick: Hermione Granger from the Harry Potter books. She is studious, a …

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Book Month Challenge Day 11: Book From Your Favorite Author

So . . . to be honest I’m not exactly sure what today’s challenge is supposed to mean. I’ve already listed one book my favorite author . . . because it’s one of my favorite books. And I think I’ve picked another book by her for a later day’s topic. So I guess ┬áthis post …

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