Tag: reading

Banned books I’ve read

October 3, 2023 ~ The Holy Bible~ The Lost Books (in part)~ 1984 by George Orwell~ Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak~ Animal Farm by George Orwell~ Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck~ To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee~ Lord… Continue Reading “Banned books I’ve read”

why are books banned?

October 2, 2023 any book worth banningis a book worth reading ~ Books usually are challenged with the best intentions—to protect others, frequently children, from difficult ideas and information.  ~ Censorship can be subtle, almost imperceptible, as well as blatant and overt, but, nonetheless,… Continue Reading “why are books banned?”

banned book(s)

October 1, 2023 *Banned Books Week is October 1-7 this year, so I thought I’d take some time to acknowledge some books that have been banned… (pinterest) I survived reading banned booksand all I got was smarter I do have a page titled ‘books‘,… Continue Reading “banned book(s)”

Dr. Zhivago

September 15, 2023 I am currently reading Atlas Shrugged, and it’s going to take me a while to finish it… I am currently about 200 pages in, with about 1000 to go. Because of this, I figured I’d share some of the books that… Continue Reading “Dr. Zhivago”

The Testaments

July 30, 2023 I finally finished reading the Testaments on Wednesday (July 26, 2023). I don’t always get the chance to read – sometimes I’m just too tired to pick up the book and read. It was a really god book – much better… Continue Reading “The Testaments”

The Handmaid’s Tale

June 25, 2023 I have to be honest, I would have probably finished the book a couple weeks ago if I hadn’t gotten sick. It’s a good book, but nothing like the tv series. Not really, anyway. From the author of Alias Grace and the Maddaddam… Continue Reading “The Handmaid’s Tale”

another book down

February 22, 2023 The Jungle Bookby Rudyard Kipling It is a book compiled of many short stories and poems, with The Jungle Book being the main story. Stories included are: The Jungle BookThe White Seal“Rikki Tikki Tavi”Toomai of the ElephantsServants of the Queen They… Continue Reading “another book down”