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The Old English Baron
2.86
A work of Gothic Literature, this novel was inspired directly from Horace Walpole's "The Castle of Otranto". Clara Reeve wanted to create a work of Go ...more
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Nov 15, 2011
 
The Castle of Otranto
3.17
It is not a very interesting book. The beginning is very interesting because of the extraordinary events of an armored giant's helmet smashing a chara ...more
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Nov 15, 2011
 
The Monk
3.78
This is a novel full of twists and turns, ghosts and stories within stories, narrative frame, and most importantly; a commentary against the Catholic ...more
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Nov 15, 2011
 
The Italian
3.51
“The Italian” was written in a time when it could be assumed that the main audience was predominantly female. On this note, Ann Radcliffe writes her m ...more
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Nov 15, 2011
 
The Crucible
3.51
I first saw the movie before reading the play, yet I have to say this is certainly a masterpiece both as a movie, and as a play. The movie concerns in ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
A Doll's House
3.64
No other work of literature has sparked so much discussion in the world of academics as Henrik Ibsen's "A Doll's House." The title itself is important ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
Of Mice and Men
3.80
Of Mice and Men won a Nobel Prize and by the time you finish reading the book you do wonder why. The novel does not exemplify any complexity or master ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
3.93
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich is one of those books that the first time you read it, you think it may be rubbish. However, the second time I ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
La casa de los espíritus
4.17
The House of the Spirits is a book both amazing in Spanish and English. I had the opportunity to read it in both languages and Isabel Allende's magica ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
Wuthering Heights
3.79
Whuthering Heights is an interesting novel, not only because it is the only novel Emily Bronte was able to write and it was posthumously published by ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
Animal Farm
3.81
I read this book directly after finishing up a course in Russian History of the 20th Century, and I believe were it not for taking the class, I would ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
1984
4.10
1984 is definitely one of my favorite books ever. I'd heard about it so much and had watched the movie, but upon reading the book I realized the geniu ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
The Metamorphosis and Other Stories
3.97
The first time I heard about Kafka was in high school, but it wasn't until very recently in College that I decided to actually take the time to read " ...more
Aug 28, 2011
Aug 23, 2011
 
Frankenstein
3.71
This is yet one of my favorite novels I have had the chance to read. The writing is exquisite--it is somewhere between the archaic victorian style of ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
Things Fall Apart (The African Trilogy, #1)
3.57
This novel is about the Igbo culture in Nigeria and how European culture comes to destroy their seeds and their customs. The intrusion of the white ma ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
Death of a Salesman
3.46
Death of a Salesman is a beautiful play about a family suffering the struggles of the depression in the 1930s. Willie Loman is a father with a wife an ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
The Importance of Being Earnest and Four Other Plays
4.30
Oscar Wilde is better known not only for being a homosexual, but regardless of that, for his amazing usage of wit in his plays and his novels. Comedy ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
"Master Harold"...and the boys
3.77
Master Harold and the boys is yet another beautiful play about Apartheid South Africa. It revolves around the story of a young white boy Hally and his ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
Candide
3.75
This is a very interesting novel written by Voltaire; it is very paradoxical and extremely philosophical. It preaches profound existential arguments a ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
A Home at the End of the World
3.87
The style is completely modern and nostalgic at the same time; it is a book that definitely explores sexuality, homosexuality and bisexuality within t ...more
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Aug 23, 2011
 
The History of the Nun or the Fair Vow Breaker
3.53
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Jan 26, 2014
 
Sanctuary
3.65
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Mar 12, 2013
 
On the Road
3.66
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Mar 12, 2013
 
The Story of My Experiments With Truth
4.07
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Oct 08, 2013
 
Timeline
3.79
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Aug 23, 2011
 
The Lost World (Jurassic Park, #2)
3.65
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Aug 23, 2011
 
The Professor
3.55
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Aug 23, 2011
 
The Sound and the Fury
3.85
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Mar 12, 2013
 
Sense and Sensibility
4.04
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Aug 23, 2011
 
Cat's Cradle
4.18
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Apr 24, 2013
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