THE OMNIVORE’S DILEMMA by Michael Pollan | Review

Michael Pollan's book The Omnivore's Dilemma came onto my reading radar in a rather unusual way. I had gone my entire life without knowing this book existed, and then over the course of a few weeks three of my professors mentioned it in class. It began in Intro to Anthropology during our food unit, which makes sense … Continue reading THE OMNIVORE’S DILEMMA by Michael Pollan | Review

ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE by Gabriel García Márquez | Review

In a New York Times book review, William Kennedy once wrote that "One Hundred Years of Solitude is the first piece of literature since the Book of Genesis that should be required reading for the entire human race." After reading Gregory Rabassa's English translation of this classic Spanish novel by Gabriel García Márquez, I have to say that I … Continue reading ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE by Gabriel García Márquez | Review

OCTOBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

The spookiest month of the year has come to a close, and with it has come the beginning of one of my favorite months: NOVEMBER! Enough about the present, though-- today I'll be sharing a bit about what I was up to in October. In October I read a total of 4 books: The Imagined … Continue reading OCTOBER 2016 | Wrap-Up