Category Archives: Boxall’s 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath is a very thinly disguised autobiographical look at Plath’s own mental breakdown. While I realize that this book has become a canon for some in regards to mental health and feminist issues, I have … Continue reading

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To Kill a Mockingbird

When I was in grade nine, every other class read Harper Lee’s only published book: To Kill A Mockingbird. My class read The Pigman by Paul Zindel. I have no idea what Irene Bergeron’s (our English/Reglion/Something-else-that-I-can’t-remember-right-now teacher) rational was. Now … Continue reading

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Boxall’s 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

So, this one isn’t really like many of the others. Boxall’s 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die will be used as a reference for some of the books covered in this book review blog. I mentioned it in … Continue reading

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