October’s Classic: Angels in America #CBAM2017

Welcome to October! Last month, we read Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather, which I found to be quite beautiful (no surprise - I'm a big Cather fan!). A new month is here, which means a new book! This time, I chose one to correspond with national and international LGBT History/Pride month. Drum-roll, please! … Continue reading October’s Classic: Angels in America #CBAM2017

September’s Classic: Death Comes for the Archbishop #CBAM2017

August is dust and September is here! Autumn is on the way! And this month, we'll be reading Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather! I'm a huge fan of Cather, but I haven't read this one, yet, so I'm really excited. Don't forget: We have a Goodreads group! And we're using #CBAM2017 to … Continue reading September’s Classic: Death Comes for the Archbishop #CBAM2017

June’s Classic: The Confidence-Man #CBAM2017

As May comes to an end and we complete this month's Classic Book-a-Month (A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry), it's time to look toward June and our next read! This month, we'll be reading The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade by Herman Melville. Don't forget: We have a Goodreads group! And we're using #CBAM2017 to chat on … Continue reading June’s Classic: The Confidence-Man #CBAM2017

Thoughts on 3 Classics

This year, I am hosting a "Classic Book-A-Month Club," hosted on Goodreads. So far, we have read: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott; the Oedipus Cycle (Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, and Antigone) by Sophocles; The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton; Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald; and A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry. Next month's selection is The Confidence-Man: … Continue reading Thoughts on 3 Classics