Summary: This is the third book in Roth’s trilogy, exploring American life. Main Characters: Nathan Zuckerberg: The narrator, he is an author who has lived in the Berkshire hills for the past five years. Colman Silk: The retired dean of classics from Athena, the main subject of the novel Faunia Farley: Silk’s 34 year old … Continue reading The Human Stain – Philip Roth
October. She just came creeping around the corner, and already had her feet under the table before I woke up and noticed her. October really just ARRIVED! It was a shock to remember that it has been just over a year since I broke my neck, and I feel blessed to be still able to … Continue reading October 18 Wrap-up!
The Booker prize winner, the first in the trilogy on Thomas Cromwell, the original English political fixer.
Mistaken identities, foiled social climbing, and unrequited love - If music be the food of love, play on!
"Hell is empty, and all the devils are here". Shakespeare's last play, a powerful story of revenge and forgiveness.
The most infamous villain in Shakespeare.
Classic absurdist existentialist novel.
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