Book Reviews

On Chesil Beach – Ian McEwan (2007)

Having been introduced to segments of this in my first year of university I thought I would thoroughly enjoy this book due to its unique narrative style which I then mimicked for an assignment. I’m sad to say I was mistaken. For those that aren’t familiar with novella it follows the wedding night of a… Continue reading On Chesil Beach – Ian McEwan (2007)

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Book Reviews

The Picture of Dorian Gray – Oscar Wilde (1890)

The reading of this book has been a long time coming for me. My fascination with the supernatural and all things slightly evil has brought me to this book as additional reading for my dissertation. Its central focus on the beauty of youth and what people will go to to keep that youth will be… Continue reading The Picture of Dorian Gray – Oscar Wilde (1890)