Tag Archive: autobiography

23 years old and only just read I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

  Now that’s pretty shameful, considering I graduated with a degree in English Literature and have been a voracious reader since the moment I could pick up a book. But it was Maya… Continue reading

Review: The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas- Gertrude Stein

What a busy month it’s been since my last post. I’ve spent most of it writing essays and revising, and it’s always hectic anyway around christmas. Since then I’m also definitely¬†going to Edinburgh… Continue reading

Review: The Bell Jar- Sylvia Plath

The first question I asked myself as I finished reading this novel was how did it take me 20 years to finally sit down and read this? Taking place in the glamour of… Continue reading

Review: Marley and Me- John Grogan

A dog doesn’t care if you are rich or poor, educated or illiterate, clever or dull. Give him your heart and he will give you his. Twenty three weeks at number one on… Continue reading