Book Review: What I’m Reading

In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower by Marcel Proust: This is the second book in Proust’s gigantic seven-volume series In Search of Lost Time. I’m a huge fan of Proust’s writing — it can be difficult to focus on his long sentences, but it is very rewarding to comprehend everything. He has a reputation of […]

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BOOKS REVIEW: PRENTISS, PROUST, ROWLING, AND SITTENFELD

I just finished reading four wildly different books from four of my favorite genres: what I like to call “realistic fiction,” classics, fantasy, and chick lit. I thought it would be fun to dump them all in one blog post and see what happened. Let’s start with my “realistic fiction” book: Tuesday Nights in 1980 […]

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