Millennials MORE likely to read a book. There is hope.
Millennials Are Actually MORE Likely To Read Books, Study Says
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I'm a simple person who just likes long walks in the book aisle.
By Marcus Zusak. It's an amzing novel that follows a girl in Nazi Germany from Death's point of view. It's clever and well written and tear inducing at points. It gives an interesting insight into Nazi Germany and is compelling to read. The kiss. . . So sad.
The Book Thief - brilliant
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He's Good - Chronicles of Narnia print
Never settle for anything less than a Gilbert.
I loved it when we read this in Jill Dixon's Read with The Best: American Literature two years ago. Cracked me up.
Henry James - What Maisie Knew Currently reading this and amazed at the timelessness of the tale. Written in the 1890s, a bitter, selfish divorced couple uses their daughter as a pawn to punish each other. Written from the perceptive perspective of the child, it could have been set in modern times and other than the language been the same.
Jane Eyre- this BBC version is the best rendition I've watched. Very true to the book.