Book Review: Bleak House by Charles Dickens

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: Bleak House opens in the twilight of foggy London, where fog grips the city most densely in the Court of Chancery. The obscure case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce, in which an inheritance is gradually devoured by legal costs, the romance of Esther Summerson and the secrets of her origin, the sleuthing … More Book Review: Bleak House by Charles Dickens

Six Degrees of Separation: The Poisonwood Bible to…

I’ve missed a few months of Six Degrees of Separation, a meme hosted by BooksAreMyFavouriteAndBest, in which we each link through six different titles, and I’m back participating this month! ***This post contains affiliate links. The links to Amazon are affiliate links which means that if you click the link and make a purchase, then … More Six Degrees of Separation: The Poisonwood Bible to…

Six Degrees of Separation: Lincoln in the Bardo to…

Another month is here, and time for another Six Degrees of Separation, a wonderful meme run by booksaremyfavouriteandbest in which you take a given title, and link through 6 books seeing where you end up. This month’s selection is Lincoln in the Bardo, a literary work that I recently reviewed. Official Synopsis from Goodreads: In … More Six Degrees of Separation: Lincoln in the Bardo to…

Book Review: Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

Synopsis: Young Pip lives with his sister and her blacksmith husband Joe and one night helps an escaping convict. Later he meets the mysterious, wealthy Miss Havisham, and her ward, Estella. Pip falls instantly in love with Estella, and desires to become a gentleman instead of a blacksmith. Pip comes into money from an unknown … More Book Review: Great Expectations by Charles Dickens