Cry, The Beloved Country

This is my fifth year doing the Back to the Classics challenge. After Cry, The Beloved Country, I only have to read two more, a classic play, and a classic from a place I’ve lived at. I believe I’ll be able to complete the challenge this year as well. However, -as with the Classics Club…

Lewis Lambert Strether

I’m still dwelling on this unforgettable character from The Ambassadors. Some have called this novel by Henry James one of the greatest American novels. The novel is set in Paris, with a few first days in London. But Strether is from Woollett, Massachusetts. It’s a New World, and Old World Novel. Much has been said…

Back to the Classics, 2019

BACK TO THE CLASSICS, 2019 More book posts! Back to the Classics 2018 is in the books. Time to pick fresh titles for the new year. I had fun photographing my beauties. I wanted to take the pictures in my backyard, on the grass and by the stack of wood, but it started to rain,…