Tag Archives: Philip Roth

Top 50 Books to Read Next List

This is my reading list. What I’ve read, what I’m reading, what I’m going to read next. It’s mostly literary fiction, but I’ll mix in the occasional bio or historical whatever. I’m not adverse to reading books written by white American men, but I’ll also read female authors. I’ll do it. Check out the list. I don’t care what anyone says. I’ll even read a book written by a non-white, non-American, just to keep those comparative lit snobs off my back. As an English major, I feel that it my sworn duty to at least attempt to be well read. Continue reading

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My Review | Everyman

There are a lot of shitty things that happen if you’re lucky to live a long life. Everyman has to ponder what has he contributed to the world, if anything. He retires at the same beach where he used to play as a kid with his mom and dad and brother. The story is bleak, but thoughtful and beautifully written. Continue reading

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