The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath Redux?

The Grapes of Wrath I first encountered The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck when I visited Monterey during my stay in the Bay Area, California. I loved the book very much and went on to devour all things...

The Handmaid’s Tale

Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no lon...
Beloved by Toni Morrison


Beloved by Toni Morrison What kind of mother cuts her child's head off with a hacksaw? A mother who felt she had no alternative, that she was actually protecting her child from worse fates. This is the stor...