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#CCSpin 24 Reveal – Which Book Will I Be Reading?

The Classics Club Spin number was revealed yesterday and it was number 18! I got one of my short books for this spin and I’m kind of relieved actually because I know that I’ll complete the spin. I’m just going to give a quick summary of the book in this post and a few stats… Continue reading #CCSpin 24 Reveal – Which Book Will I Be Reading?

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#CCSpin 22 Reveal – Which Book Will I Be Reading?

The Classics Club Spin number was revealed yesterday and it was number 13. Unlucky for some and definitely unlucky for me since this is one of the longest books left on my list. I’m going to be reading The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio by the end of January 2020. I’m just going to give a quick… Continue reading #CCSpin 22 Reveal – Which Book Will I Be Reading?

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Book Review: Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe

Title:  Robinson Crusoe Author: Daniel Defoe Publisher: Oxford University Press Date: 2009 (1719) Genre: Classics / Adventure Fiction Summary: ‘I made him know his Name should be Friday, which was the Day I sav’d his Life…I likewise taught him to say Master’. Robinson Crusoe’s seafaring adventures are abruptly ended when he is shipwrecked, the solitary survivor on a deserted island.… Continue reading Book Review: Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe