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A Tale of Two Cities

“A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.” ― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities A Tale of Two Cities  is 16th novel of Charles… Continue Reading →

How- To Give Children Dreams

“The witching hour, somebody had once whispered to her, was a special moment in the middle of the night when every child and every grown-up was in a deep deep sleep, and all the dark things came out from hiding… Continue Reading →

Finland’s Literary Treasure

“A strong desire derives a person straight through the hardest rock.” ― Aleksis Kivi, Seven Brothers Aleksis Kivi’s Seven Brothers is Finland’s most celebrated literary treasure.  It was published in 1870 and  it’s one of the first novels written in… Continue Reading →

My Love-Hate Relationship with War and Peace

“We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.” ― Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace War and Peace is a great Russian masterpiece by Leo Tolstoi. I disliked it before it even… Continue Reading →

A Tale of a Wolf

“White Fang knew the law well: to oppress the weak and obey the strong.” ― Jack London, White Fang I only first read this book on day before yesterday. For many years, I have wanted to read this classic and… Continue Reading →

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