Book Review # 25: Vanity Fair

Book Specs Author: William Thackeray Publisher: Wordsworth Edition Limited Publishing Date: 1998 Number of Pages: 671 pages Genre: English Fiction, Satire Synopsis: In Miss Pinkerton’s Academy for young ladies, the advantaged Amelia Sedley is in stark contrast to the poor, but sharp-witted Becky Sharp. However, fate is not always kind as their lives become entwined […]

Book Review # 24: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Book Specs Author: J.K. Rowling Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books Publishing Date: 2016 Number of Pages: 280 pages Genre: Fantasy Synopsis: A time and place where the actions of a handful of people. . . and creatures. . .  will determine the fate of the many. Magizoologist Newt Scamander, newly arrived in town, intends his […]