More to explore:
Candide - Voltaire - Sr. Sempere's favorite book
Sense and Sensibility
the simple act of running my fingers across Voltaire's signature as a child changed my world. His ink, my fingers. The world and all the strange connections in it...Candide has always made me laugh
Candide (or Optimism) by Voltaire
"Men must have corrupted nature a little, because they weren't born wolves, yet they've become wolves: God didn't give them twenty-four-pounders or bayonets, but they've made themselves bayonets and cannons with which to destroy each other."
Of Mice and Men - my favourite book. Worth a read. Or two. I can't read it but every once in a while because I WEEP every time. Even if I think about it too much, I'll cry.
Raisons et sentiments - Jane Austen - Roman - J'ai - J'ai lu
"'Patronizing' is a big word. 'Zoology' is really quite short..." Tiffany Aching in "The Wee Free Men" by Sir Terry Pratchett; Art by Stephen Player.
Le portrait de Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde - Roman - J'ai - J'ai lu
Candide - Voltaire. Ok I just revealed my inner geek. Still a good book.
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