Review

The Night is Darkening Round Me, Emily Bronte

It was National Poetry Day on Tuesday and to celebrate it I decided to read some poetry by Emily Bronte.  I have previously read Wuthering Heights by Bronte but none of her poetry - despite hearing how good it is. I do not usually read poetry.  In fact, I hadn't enjoyed reading it until I… Continue reading The Night is Darkening Round Me, Emily Bronte

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Frankenstein, Mary Shelley

Of all the texts I've had to read at university so far, this was my favourite. Frankenstein is referred to as a gothic, proto-science fiction novel and paved the way for the two genres. The story is told through a series of letters sent from Arctic explorer, Robert Walton, to his sister Margaret back in… Continue reading Frankenstein, Mary Shelley