Tag: reading

June Short Book Reviews (Part Two)

Lean Stone Book Club kindly requested these short book reviews. Etiquette: A Guide to the Most Common Etiquette Rules and Social Situations where Etiquette Matters by Niel Schreiber Etiquette is a wonderful book written about how you should behave and interact in social situations….

The Versatile Blogger Award! #2

Hello, Book Lovers, Authors, Friends & Family! I have been humbly nominated by PhilSoukoulis, for the Versatile Blogger Award! His blog is called Life Plan If you wish to follow him. Thank you so much for the nomination. It was very unexpected.   The Rules:  1) Display…

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 28)

Don Quixote Author: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Year: 1605 “Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind.”

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 27)

A Room With A View Author:  E.M. Forster Year: 1908 “We cast a shadow on something wherever we stand, and it is no good moving from place to place to save things; because the shadow always follows. Choose a place where you won’t do harm…

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 26)

Kafka on the Shore Author: Haruki Murakami Year: 2002 “Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 24)

London Fields Author: Martin Amis Year: 1989 “And meanwhile time goes about its immemorial work of making everyone look and feel like …”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 21)

The Children Of Men Author: P.D. James Year: 1992 “We can experience nothing but the present moment, live in no other second of time, and to understand this is as close as we can get to eternal life.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 18)

Valis Author: Philip K. Dick Year: 1981 “It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go insane.”  

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 17)

The Witches Author: Roald Dahl Year: 1983  “It doesn’t matter who you are or what you look like, so long as somebody loves you.”