#DailyBookQuote 25Nov13 : Stephen Crane’s The Red Badge of Courage
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#DailyBookQuote 25Nov13 : Stephen Crane’s The Red Badge of Courage

#DailyBookQuote : 25th November 2013  –          Stephen Crane (Nov 1, 1871 – Jun 05, 1900) –          Stephen Crane’s The Red Badge of Courage Bored with farm life, and anxious for some excitement, Henry Fleming sets off to join the Union troops fighting the Civil War. An inexperienced fighter, he is anxious to get into battle … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 22Oct13 : Kurt Vonnegut’s The Sirens of Titan
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#DailyBookQuote 22Oct13 : Kurt Vonnegut’s The Sirens of Titan

#DailyBookQuote : 22nd October 2013   –          Kurt Vonnegut (November 11, 1922 – April 11, 2007) –          Kurt Vonnegut’s The Sirens of Titan The Sirens of Titan is an outrageous romp through space, time, and morality. The richest, most depraved man on Earth, Malachi Constant, is offered a chance to take a space journey to … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 15Oct13 : Thomas Hardy’s Jude the Obscure
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#DailyBookQuote 15Oct13 : Thomas Hardy’s Jude the Obscure

DailyBookQuote : 15th October 2013 –          Thomas Hardy’s Jude the Obscure Hardy’s masterpiece traces a poor stonemason‘s ill-fated romance with his free-spirited cousin. No Victorian institution is spared — marriage, religion, education — and the outrage following publication led the embittered author to renounce fiction. Modern critics hail this novel as a pioneering work of … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 6Sep14 :
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#DailyBookQuote 6Sep14 :

#DailyBookQuote : 6th September 2013   –          Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (Dec 11, 1918 – Aug 03, 2008) –          Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich First published in the Soviet journal Novy Mir in 1962, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich stands as a classic of contemporary literature. The story of … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 24Aug13 : Edith Hamilton’s Mythology
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#DailyBookQuote 24Aug13 : Edith Hamilton’s Mythology

#DailyBookQuote : 24th August 2013   –          Edith Hamilton (Aug 12, 1867 – May 31, 1963) –          Edith Hamilton’s Mythology It’s a world-renowned classic that has enthralled and delighted millions of readers with its timeless tales of gods and heroes. Edith Hamilton’s Mythology succeeds like no other book in bringing to life for the modern … Continue reading