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  • Book review of Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín
    Eilis imagined the years ahead, when these words would come to mean less and less to the man who heard them and more and more to herself. Colm Tóibín The story is set in Ireland in the 1950s and follows a young Irish girl, Eilis, who has limited opportunities in Ireland and travels to Brooklyn […]
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen book review!
    He had done all this for a girl whom he could neither regard or esteem. Her heart did whisper, that he had done it for her. Jane Austen The novel follows Elizabeth Bennet, a strong minded young woman who is determined not to let her mother’s antics control her fate in marriage and love. When […]
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    “So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past”, by F. Scott Fitzgerald Set in the Jazz Age, an era full of ambition and renovation, romance seems inevitable. The story follows the narrator, Nick Carraway, who moves onto Long Island in the West Egg- in an attempt to capture the […]