Category: Essays

The importance of reading Eliot

I chose to study English Literature at A-level, not because I enjoyed it particularly (English at school was not exactly riveting or profound), but because I was good at it. What I was most excited about was studying… Read More

Kindle – the end of books?

I have a Kindle and I love it. It sits on my bedside table, another book among the stack of books I’m reading, and it doesn’t look out of place. ┬áBut the hot debate at the moment is… Read More

Book Spines

          I’m a bit obsessive when it comes to books – I try to read them without creasing the spines. The books on the left are ones only I have read. The ones on… Read More