Pearl S. Buck
About Pearl S. Buck: Pearl Sydenstricker Buck was a bestselling and Nobel Prize–winning author. Her classic novel The Good Earth (1931) was awarded a Pul...
Le Journal de la Photographie
Le Journal de la Photographie offers daily coverage of everything photographic, from top-notch photo reportages to photographer profiles; from exhibitions to shows, prints, fashion, publications, fairs, adver- tising, auctions, and more.
Jill's Favorite Forgotten Classics
Though the Time's 100 Greatest Novels List has some of the classics we know and love, it also contains a few drawbacks. Firstly, it only in...
I Heart Fairy Tales.
Hansel and Gretel by Brothers Grimm Illustrated by Eloise Wilkin Western Publishing Company, 1954 I love this dark, somewhat violent fairy tale. I mean, when one thinks about it, it's quite scary. It really plays on one's childhood fears--evil stepmother, child abandonment, getting lost, being hungry and alone, creepy old ladies who entice you with candy but really want to cook and eat you, murdering someone even if it's in self defense. And then divorce of some sort when the evil stepmother…
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