Category Archives: 1001 Books.

Reviews of books I’ve read.

This is How you Lose Her: Yup, You’re a Realllll Charmer.

Unlike most bibliophiles, I don’t take kindly to book recommendations. It takes a lot for someone to know what sort of books I like, what sort of literature I enjoy reading, what’s on my “to buy” list, so on and

This is How you Lose Her: Yup, You’re a Realllll Charmer.

Unlike most bibliophiles, I don’t take kindly to book recommendations. It takes a lot for someone to know what sort of books I like, what sort of literature I enjoy reading, what’s on my “to buy” list, so on and

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

This is one of the cases of me seeing the movie before I read the book. And while everyone would argue that Nicolas Cage is a shitty actor, I for one disagree. In fact, I love Nicolas Cage. I adore

Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

This is one of the cases of me seeing the movie before I read the book. And while everyone would argue that Nicolas Cage is a shitty actor, I for one disagree. In fact, I love Nicolas Cage. I adore

Cat’s Cradle; Would you take Ice-9?

I’ve been in a Vonnegut rut lately. Not that that’s a bad thing. I actually like Vonnegut. Although I would say that Cat’s Cradle is much better than Slaughterhouse-Five, which only more well-known (in my humble opinion) because it deals

Cat’s Cradle; Would you take Ice-9?

I’ve been in a Vonnegut rut lately. Not that that’s a bad thing. I actually like Vonnegut. Although I would say that Cat’s Cradle is much better than Slaughterhouse-Five, which only more well-known (in my humble opinion) because it deals

Things They Carried: The Weight of Memory.

I read this book for my senior thesis class. I graduated nearly two years ago and I’m only just now writing the review. Why? Because that was my favorite flipping class and I feel terrified that I won’t do this

Things They Carried: The Weight of Memory.

I read this book for my senior thesis class. I graduated nearly two years ago and I’m only just now writing the review. Why? Because that was my favorite flipping class and I feel terrified that I won’t do this

Candide: it was really for the best.

It’s been at least two months since I’ve read Candide, and still it’s taken me forever to be able to blog about it. It’s one of those deceptively simple stories that you look at, and think, “Oh! Obviously I could

Candide: it was really for the best.

It’s been at least two months since I’ve read Candide, and still it’s taken me forever to be able to blog about it. It’s one of those deceptively simple stories that you look at, and think, “Oh! Obviously I could

Dracula: good guy gone bad or bag guy gone interesting?

Just in time for Halloween….   Dracula by Bram Stoker was a book that I started with apprehension. First off, if you’ve followed my blog from the beginning you know just how much I hated the novel From Dracula with

Dracula: good guy gone bad or bag guy gone interesting?

Just in time for Halloween….   Dracula by Bram Stoker was a book that I started with apprehension. First off, if you’ve followed my blog from the beginning you know just how much I hated the novel From Dracula with

American Psycho: how violent is too violent?

I’m a huge fan of violent, darker, books and TV shows. For example, one of my all time favorite TV show is Dexter. I love Dexter. I love the questions of morality, philosophy, and psychology that Dexter constantly provokes; not

American Psycho: how violent is too violent?

I’m a huge fan of violent, darker, books and TV shows. For example, one of my all time favorite TV show is Dexter. I love Dexter. I love the questions of morality, philosophy, and psychology that Dexter constantly provokes; not