Tag Archives: Classic Books

Books – The War of the Worlds

Are we such apostles of mercy as to complain if the Martians warred in the same spirit? Encouraged by the Sci-Fi reading challenge I joined this year and accompanied by a love for classics, I decided to go to the … Continue reading

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Books – Pride and Prejudice

The misfortune of speaking with bitterness is a most natural consequence of the prejudices I had been encouraging. Pride and Prejudice is the story of five sisters whose mother’s only will is to see them well married. It is through the … Continue reading

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Books – Journey to the Center of the Earth

We see that science is eminently perfectible, and that each theory has constantly to give way to a fresh one. I’ve always admired Jules Verne for being so ahead of his time. Isn’t it amazing that he wrote about space … Continue reading

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Books – Breakfast at Tiffany’s

If I could find a real-life place that made me feel like Tiffany’s, then I’d buy some furniture and give the cat a name. The book by Truman Capote that inspired the timeless Breakfast at Tiffany’s is likely to surprise … Continue reading

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Random – 2012 Reading Challenges

This year, I decided to sign up for three different Reading Challenges. Here I’ll keep the record of my progress, and every time I read one book from the list, I’ll write a review of it and link it here. … Continue reading

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