Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Books I’ve Read for Class

Happy Tuesday!! Since this new semester is now well underway and this week's Top Ten Tuesday topic is open-ended, I thought I would share with you all my Top Ten Favorite Books I've Read for Class (that's a genre, right? Well, it is now!). Assigned reading often has a bit of an undeserved bad reputation. Sure, you're not …

QUOTE: Charles Dickens

"That was a memorable day to me, for it made great changes in me. But it is the same with any life. Imagine one selected day struck out of it, and think how different its course would have been. Pause you who read this, and think for a moment of the long chain of iron …

Book Review: GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Author: Charles Dickens Number of Pages: 554 Publisher: Penguin Books Release Date: 1861 "Great Expectations, Dickens' funny, frightening and tender portrayal of the orphan Pip's journey of self-discovery, is one of his best-loved works. Showing how a young man's life is transformed by a mysterious series of events - an encounter with an escaped prisoner; a visit to a …

WWW Wednesdays: February 4th

WWW Wednesdays is a meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words that asks three questions: What are you currently reading??? Right now I'm reading Only Everything by Kieran Scott, which I won in a Goodreads giveaway quite a while ago. I'm not that far into it yet, but so far I'm a bit …

WWW Wednesdays: January 28th

WWW Wednesdays is a meme hosted by Should Be Reading that asks three questions: What are you currently reading??? Still reading Great Expectations by Charles Dickens for my AP English class- but I'm over half way through! I'm loving every second of it, so that's a bonus! I'm also still reading Harry Potter y la cámara secreta by J.K. …

WWW Wednesdays: January 21st

WWW Wednesdays is a meme hosted by Should Be Reading that asks three questions: What are you currently reading??? I'm about a fourth of the way through Great Expectations by Charles Dickens, which I'm currently reading with my AP English class. And oh my goodness, I adore this novel!!! I never thought I would enjoy it as much …