Animal Farm – George Orwell

Animal Farm

Animal Farm by George Orwell Book Review At a glance, one could be forgiven for assuming that Animal Farm is just a nice children’s story about a group of farmyard animals who, tired of being treated unfairly by their master, … Continue reading

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Don Quixote – Miguel de Cervantes (Edith Grossman Translation)

Don Quixote

As of 2015, it has been 400 years since the final half of Don Quixote was published by Miguel de Cervantes in 1615. The first half was published in 1605 and was well regarded by its readers who would be … Continue reading

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Five of the Most Tragic Characters in Literature

Tragedy

Who doesn’t love a good tragic character? A character with a fatal flaw that dooms them to failure no matter how hard they try or no matter how good their intentions. A well written tragic character can be either the … Continue reading

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