Paula , a memoir (1994) by Isabel Allende

Paula (1994) by Isabel Allende Book: Paula (1994) Author: Isabel Allende Pages: 384 Publication: Harper Perennial Buy the Book: Paula (1994) by Isabel Allende ” I think that I am still in the tunnel of […]

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Arcadia (1580) by Philip Sidney, A Brief Critical Evaluation

An Introduction to the Text: Arcadia (1580) by Philip Sidney is the first prose pastoral romance in English. It sets a style: “Arcadian”…many later writers imitated this style in their writings. Full title: The Countess […]

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Utopia by Sir Thomas More (1478–1535)

Utopia by Sir Thomas More, (1478–1535) Type of Work: Humanistic treatise Author: Sir Thomas More (1478-1535) Time: Reign of Henry VII of England Locale: Antwerp, England, Utopia First published: 1516    Principal characters:  Thomas More: […]

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Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry

Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry Book: Gathering Blue Author: Lois Lowry Publication: HMH Books for Young Readers Pages: 256 Price: Click the link “After the death when there remains nothing except the ashes to whisp […]

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Books…why should we read them? Tips and Tricks

Books…why should we read them? Yes, there are a lot of highly evocative reasons any wise person will suggest behind reading a book- career-building, cognitive development, vocabulary improvement, boosting mental metabolism, rising concentration level etc. […]

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