The Picture of Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde)

Before reading The Picture of Dorian Gray, I was only familiar with Oscar Wilde through his plays (specifically The Importance of Being Earnest) and a few stories – I didn’t know before researching this post that The Selfish Giant was by Wilde.  (Believe it or not, I had a computer game of that story as … Continue reading The Picture of Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde)

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Rebecca (Daphne du Maurier)

How do you review a book when you don’t want your audience to know the most important parts of the story before they read it?  Because this is what Rebecca has done to me.  It isn't technically a mystery, but the spoilers would be so catastrophic it might as well be.  Dammit, book, you’re so … Continue reading Rebecca (Daphne du Maurier)