classic

"Emma"

my take: I am a confirmed sucker for all things Jane Austen…finishing the Pride and Prejudice story? a movie based …

"A Moveable Feast"

my take: This was great to read after reading The Paris Wife … if we hadn’t read that last year, …

"the great gatsby"

my take: true confessions: this is not the cover of the copy i read … mine (from the 80’s?) has …

"pride and prejudice"

my take: i’ve recently watched both newer versions of P&P … and since i inordinately love the BBC production with …

"villette"

my take: the class was billed as “a famous victorian novel you may never have heard of.” true enough. the …

"cry, the beloved country"

my take: this is a brilliant book. written in simple prose, with the cadence of the king james bible, it’s …

"middlemarch"

my take: reading middlemarch in middle age is an experience worth having. and if you can have jennifer holberg (of …