Story Leaves Out Austen

Story Leaves Out Austen

Marshall really liked Jane Austen's books...

Great Books… Greatly Diminished

Great Books… Greatly Diminished

I do not expect "perfect" from any book. However, in this case you do not even get an original new story. It is just someone's lazy cheapo effort to ride on Fitzgerald's century old book in order to try to make some fast money for themselves.

“100 Years” Minimum

“100 Years” Minimum

Here are six "classics" I have read that are also among my favorite books - I can read them over and over.

“Classics” We Should Read?

“Classics” We Should Read?

Many of these below are not really "classics"... at least not yet. In any case, what do I think of them?

Here Are “The Top Five”

Here Are “The Top Five”

In the last few days I've seen a currently mega-popular male writer pop up in my Instagram feed repeatedly praised by several people I follow. Read his book! they declare. It changed my life! I'll pass. However, when others effusively push a current-day wildly popular writer you've read some of and couldn't stomach (you understand [...]