2016 Classics Challenge · Book Reviews

2016 Classics Challenge – On the Beach by Nevil Shute

On the Beach by Nevil Shute My rating: 4 of 5 stars Ok, this is a tough read. I actually decided to read this after finding it on a Reddit thread discussing the saddest books you’ve ever read and decided to give it a go. Do not read this if you are already bummed out.… Continue reading 2016 Classics Challenge – On the Beach by Nevil Shute

2016 Classics Challenge · Book Reviews

2016 Classics Challenge – May – Watership Down by Richard Adams

Watership Down by Richard Adams My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is a book you need to take your time with. It took me a few weeks to get through and I’m just now reviewing it, 6 months later. It’s the kind of story that stays with you. I highly recommend listening to the… Continue reading 2016 Classics Challenge – May – Watership Down by Richard Adams

2016 Classics Challenge · Book Reviews

2016 Classics Challenge – April – Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë My rating: 4 of 5 stars This classic has been on my reading list for decades and I am only now just getting around to reading it. Like many other period book and film lovers, I have seen almost every version of this story on screen and I have always… Continue reading 2016 Classics Challenge – April – Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

2016 Classics Challenge · Book Reviews

2016 Classics Challenge – March – Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers

I’ve decided to start participating in the #2016classicschallenge . I know I’m 2 months late, but I only just learned about it, so here it goes. Mary Poppins by P.L. Travers My rating: 2 of 5 stars This is very different from the beloved Disney classic (no surprise there), and in this very rare case,… Continue reading 2016 Classics Challenge – March – Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers