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rameau's ramblings

A reader who’ll try anything once, including bad books in search of good ones. Eclectic as her tastes are, she tends to gravitate to historical romances, realistic contemporaries, and some fantasy novels.

Currently reading

The Complete Sherlock Holmes (The Heirloom Collection)
Arthur Conan Doyle, Simon Vance
Progress: 13 %
Jaakko Hämeen-Anttila

"—published under the pen name Victoria Lucas, and was met with critical indifference." Source: Wikipedia/Connie Ann Kirk

— feeling beat brick
Lasikellon alla - Sylvia Plath

I think they had it right the first time. The only literature value I found in this book was purely on the meta-level in its contemporary description of just how much the 1950s sucked. And I mean sucked hard.


Death makes a classic, I guess. 



[Title quote source: Kirk, Connie Ann. (2004). Sylvia Plath: A Biography. Westport, CN: Greenwood Press. ISBN 0-313-33214-2.]