Day of the Dead: Gone Girl and Faithful Place

Day of the Dead: Gone Girl and Faithful Place

It being the Day of the Dead (and just after Halloween), I thought it an apropos time for finally posting about Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, which was quite the riveting read, and Faithful Place, by Tana French, which I really enjoyed. I finished both about a month ago (I really need to get back in the habit of […]

Shorter Reads: An Interlude

Shorter Reads: An Interlude

I have finished about 4 books over the past couple weeks that I haven’t mentioned, mostly because they are short, popular or classic, and have been reviewed or discussed widely elsewhere.  They include: The Stranger, by Albert Camus: In this short piece of absurdist fiction, Meursault is supposed to be an ‘ordinary man,’ but he […]