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Book Review: A Modern Day Persuasion: An Adaptation of Jane Austen's Novel by Kaitlin Saunders

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A Modern Day Persuasion: An Adaptation of Jane Austen's NovelA Modern Day Persuasion: An Adaptation of Jane Austen's Novel by Kaitlin Saunders
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Summary:   Nearly eight years ago, Anne’s family, specifically her father, convinced her that she was too young to wed and insinuated that her fiancé Rick was solely interested in her wealth and status. Against her better judgment, Anne agreed to postpone the marriage, only to watch the love of...

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Just Finished Reading: Ophelia

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OpheliaOphelia by Lisa M. Klein

My rating: 2 of 5 stars


Hamlet is my favorite work of Shakespeare & I always found Ophelia fascinating & wanted to know more about her. That's why this story caught my eye. In short, this did not fulfill my longing. I literally arrived at the end & realized that for all that Ophelia told me, I felt absolutely nothing & no connection to her. I had not expected that & I find...

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