Posts under ‘Classics’

The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka (Audio Book)

Five words from the blurb: salesman, transformed, insect, trapped, room The Metamorphosis is a book I’d always avoided as I […]

Lord of the Flies by William Golding

  William Golding was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1983 Five words from the blurb: boys, marooned, island, […]

Thérèse Raquin by Émile Zola (Audio Book)

 Narrated by Paul Freeman Five words from the blurb: loveless, marriage, affair, murder, revenge Zola is one of those authors […]

A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth

Five words from the blurb: love, India, independent, struggle, destiny After 10 months I’ve finally finished A Suitable Boy! It has […]

We Were the Mulvaneys by Joyce Carol Oates

Five words from the blurb: family, farm, rape, tragic, consequences Joyce Carol Oates was one of those authors I’d always wanted […]

Watership Down by Richard Adams

Five words from the blurb: rabbits, leave, warren, journey, danger I wanted to read Watership Down as a teenager, but […]