Part 2: A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams Book: A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams Genre: 1970/80s Fictional Play Rating: ♥♥♥ 5-word Summary: Interesting, short, ponder-for-days type Recommend? Sure, if you're into literature Warnings? There's rape, but not vivid like the Bluest Eye So, it was the characters were interesting. I didn't mind reading it. It was short so I was able to finish … Continue reading Part 2: A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams

Advertisements

The Bluest Eyes by Toni Morrison

Book: The Bluest Eyes by Toni Morrison Genre: Literary Fiction (Like...real books. The ones English majors read and stuff) Rating: ♥♥ 5-word Summary: A little too strong, very realistic Recommend? Yeah, if you like modern literature First book I've read written by a black author! An intelligent, great, black writer! (All everyone knows is Maya Angelou right?) I understood … Continue reading The Bluest Eyes by Toni Morrison

The Great Gatsby

“I’ve always been glad I said that. It was the only compliment I ever gave him, because I disapproved of him from beginning to end. First he nodded politely, and then his face broke into that radiant and understanding smile, as if we’d in ecstatic cahoots on that fact all the time. His gorgeous pink rag of a suit made a bright spot of color against the white steps and I thought of the night when I first came to his ancestral home three months before. The lawn and drive had been crowded with the faces of those who guessed at his corruption—and he had stood on those steps, concealing his incorruptible dream, as he waved them goodbye. I thanked him for his hospitality. We were always thanking him for that—I and the others”