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A Labyrinth of Interconnecting Guilts

Advantages: Much easier than most of Huxley and with a proper story
Disadvantages: None

...got to grips with the idea that Huxley doesn’t so much want to tell a story as expound his ideas. Once you know that, it makes it easier to choose whether to read him or not. On balance, I have come down on the side of not – ...

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Review of The Genius and the Goddess - Aldous Huxley

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Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange - Disappointing

Advantages: Cultural Interest
Disadvantages: Not very well written, inconsistencies, prejudice offputting

Published: Penguin Classics, Nov 2014 Hardback, 496 pages Translated by Malcolm C. Lyons The First English Translation of a Medieval Arab Fantasy Collection This is a collection of 18 short stories found in an incomplete manuscript in Istanb ...

ladyofflame 15.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange - Malcolm C. Lyons

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He couldn't stay long

Advantages: readadable
Disadvantages: /.

...Laurie Lee born 1914 as the author of Cider with Rosie, Today I shall be reviewing another of is books "I can't stay long"" I actually own an old copy of this, not sure were I got it from. The book I can't stay long was first published in 197 ...

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The Heights of Literature

Advantages: A classic novel that impress peole with your variety of reading materials
Disadvantages: a slightly contrived ending

As many of you know, I have a great love of literature. Not just the current best sellers but children's classic, adult's classics, text books and many more genres. However, when studying my A2 literature I found that the books lost a lot of the appeal th ...

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Review of Wuthering heights - Emily Bronte

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Let me in at Your Window.... Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte

Advantages: A Classic
Disadvantages: -

Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte Following on from the warm reception my recent review of Jamaica Inn received, I decided to revisit and review some other Gothic Novel genre books and where else to start than with Wuthering Heights. The Author: Th ...

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