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Shakespeare only lived to be 52. But he died a wealthy man, he left all possessions to his daughter. In that time he wrote 37 plays and 154 sonnets!

The Metamorphosis (German: Die Verwandlung) is a novella by Franz Kafka, first published in 1915. It is often cited as one of the seminal works of fiction of the 20th century and is widely studied in colleges and universities across the western world. The story begins with a traveling salesman, Gregor Samsa, waking to find himself transformed into a monstrous insect-like creature.

a random book I grabbed from barnes and noble in 2008 from best seller shelf, and ended up loving so much. :D One of my friend after reading this, ended up reading 5 other books from Ken Follett. Awesome storyline. Must Must read.

Shakespeare, I would love to have all of these in the same bindings! They would look so at home on my shelves... :-)

What Shakespeare play should I read? {via Goodreads}

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Hamlet

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10 Best-Selling Books That Were Originally Rejected

10 Best-Selling Books That Were Originally Rejected One of my favorite books, screenwriters, plays and women to ever have the pleasure of learning about.

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El escalofriante caso de una joven de apariencia insignificante que se transformó en un ser de poderes anormales, sembrando el terror en la ciudad. Con pulso mágico para mantener la tensión a lo largo de todo el libro, Stephen King narra la atormentada adolescencia de Carrie, y nos envuelve en una atmósfera sobrecogedora cu ando la muchacha realiza una serie de descubrimientos hasta llegar al terrible momento de la venganza.

Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer. "Whan that April wit his showres soote The droughte of March hath perced to the roote, And bathed every veine in swich licour, Of which vertu engendred is the flowr;" (lines 1-4 of the General Prologue)

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12 Facts about William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare, b.23 April 1564 Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England (observed) d.23 April 1616. Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. Playwright, poet, actor.

Tea, Coffee, and Books! Love that little succulent plant, too!