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Banned Books: The Nazis and the Catholic Church were and are not the only ones to ban books. Currently the State Board of Education bans several. Ray Bradbury's "Farenheit 451" is a tale of a society banning books. It and the books on this list are all worth reading. The ability to publish them is freedom of speech.

Banned Books: The Nazis and the Catholic Church were and are not the only ones to ban books. Currently the State Board of Education bans several. Ray Bradbury's "Farenheit is a tale of a society banning books. It and the books on this list are all wor

Voltaire in Love

For a bit of a different Bookish Buys this week I thought I'd focus on actual books. More specifically, the Vintage Classics collection fro.

valley of the dolls

Valley of the Dolls / Jacqueline Susann. Beach reading essential - I read this when I was a teenager!

NO NAME by Wilkie Collins

Buy No Name by Wilkie Collins from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over

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Funny, irreverent and full of joy, this is the perfect book to accompany you on holiday - a celebration of escaping the everyday

Top 100 books of all time according to time magazine

All-TIME 100 Novels: How We Picked the List

All-TIME 100 Novels - Critics Lev Grossman and Richard Lacayo pick the 100 best English-language novels published since 1923 — the beginning of TIME MAGAZINE

Kitty Fane is the beautiful but shallow wife of Walter, a bacteriologist stationed in Hong Kong. Unsatisfied by her marriage, she starts an affair with charming, attractive and exciting Charles Townsend. But when Walter discovers her deception, he exacts a strange and terrible vengeance: Kitty must accompany him to his new posting in remote mainland China, where a cholera epidemic rages...

The Painted Veil by W. First published to a storm of protest, The Painted Veil is a classic story of a woman's spiritual awakening.

"Then starting home, he walked toward the trees, and under them, leaving behind him the big sky, the whisper of wind voices in the wind-bent wheat." From In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

The chilling true crime 'non-fiction novel' that made Truman Capote's name, In Cold Blood is a seminal work of modern prose, a remarkable synthesis of journalistic skill and powerfully evocative narrative published in Penguin Modern Classics.

Eowyn Ivy - To the Bright Edge of the World

To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey, Book Cover Design by Fearn Cutler de Vicq, Photography by Stephen Nowers

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Infographic - Course Hero

This 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' infographic from Course Hero is as awesome as it is helpful.

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Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen - I love this one because it feels so different than many of Austen's other works. Catherine Morland is so adorable and Mr. Tilney is quite possibly my favorite of all the Austen heroes.

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