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Hard Times

Hard Times is primarily the story of the conflict between fact and fancy. Thomas Gradgrind is a schoolmaster living in the grim town of Coketown. He is firm on the idea that what should be taught in the ho...
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David Copperfield

Gosh! Dickens is extremely hard to review. I have been polishing up this review trying to make it come right for more than a week now, but eventually decided to just go ahead and hit Publish. Ahh! the de...
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A Passage from Bleak House

I have been so tied up with work and life in general that reading is taking a bit of a backseat...however, I had marked a couple of passages from Bleak House that were particularly affecting and I thought I'd s...
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My First Tag of 2010

My reading efforts and my life in general has been pretty lacklustre of late. Nothing eventful to blog about. Couple of weeks back, the snubnose was down with pneumonia. In the ensuing worry, leave from office,...
The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton

Showing Some Cover Love…

Since I don't seem to have anything momentous to post this week, I thought I'd share some wonderful book covers I saw on Creative Review this weekend. These covers are a collaboration between Penguin and Pro...