Censure, Commentaries and 1984: Books Are Life

I recently re-read the famous, classic novel 1984 by George Orwell. What a book! I only imagine the kind of controversy this novel must have engendered when it was published in the nineteen-fifties. What some individuals do not seem to understand, though, is that the more you attempt to censure a book, the more people … More Censure, Commentaries and 1984: Books Are Life

A Mother’s Love for Her Child : A Book Review of Room by Emma Donoghue

Room is a novel of fear and courage in which we follow the not-so-normal life of a woman and her child. The woman, who has been trapped inside a room for seven years by the man who kidnapped her when she was nineteen, has also given birth to her child inside that room two years into … More A Mother’s Love for Her Child : A Book Review of Room by Emma Donoghue