Tag: American literature

The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury

The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury

I read The Illustrated Man because I’m a huge fan of Ray Bradbury. The first novel I’ve read was The Martian Chronicles, back in college, and it hooked me! I learned the existence of The Illustrated Man through a Criminal Minds episode in which it Read more

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

  I decided to read The Scarlet Letter a few months ago. Because it seemed important to me to also read classics in English, not just for classes, but for me. So I decided to tackle one of the most basic ones in American culture, Read more

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Beloved is a book I had to read for my American literature class this year. I took the book first because I have ancestors who were slaves in the West Indies. And I wanted to read a book that was about their lives. About how Read more