Top Ten Tuesday 2

Top Ten Jerks in Literature

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is a freebie, so I chose one of the past topics that I’m pretty sure I’ve never done. It’s pretty easy to think of jerks in books—what will be harder is deciding who are truly the worst!

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#603: Rebecca – Daphne du Maurier

“Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again.” Among the most famous opening lines in history, Rebecca’s might be one of the most haunting—and with good reason. The story of the second Mrs. de Winter and the horror she encounters at Manderley, her husband’s enormous estate on the Cornish coast, remains riveting even after…

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Quick Update

I FINALLY finished The Passage yesterday. I probably read about 40% of it over the weekend, but it was actually because I got hooked back in a bit after the middle part. I’ve already downloaded The Twelve, simply because I’d rather pay $14 for an e-book than $18 for a hardcover. Although I still think $14 for…

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Books On My Summer TBR List

I think this summer, I’ll try to concentrate on my Classics Club list! I will hopefully have a lot more spare time than I’ve had in the past few months! 1. Cecilia – Fanny Burney. I will finish it this summer. I will. 2. Rebecca – Daphne du Maurier. I am so intrigued by the…

Reading Resolutions 2012

Happy New Year! In the spirit of New Year’s tradition (not to mention the fact that I’ve made resolutions for just about every facet of my life for 2012), here are my Reading Resolutions for 2012: Read 50 books. I only made it to 46 in 2011, according to Shelfari. Boo. Read The Chronicles of…