Their Eyes Were Watching God is an amazing book! I think it’s one that everyone should read. I wasn’t sure what to expect when I started reading it; I had to read this book for a class. This book goes through the four stages of Janie Crawford’s life. Janie is the narrator telling her story to her friend Pheoby after she finally comes back to Eatonville after running away with a younger man. Janie starts her story during her teen years living with her Grandmother, […]
Mama Day is a book that has two stories that eventually connect.
When I started off reading this book, I thought it was going to be about the mother Mag’s journey with her mixed race daughter Frado.
I really like the circus, and I’m not talking about the clowns and animal stunts.
The plot of this book is simple enough. On the eve of his ninetieth birthday, our unnamed protagonist–an undistinguished journalist and lifelong bachelor–decides to give himself “the gift of a night of wild love with an adolescent virgin.” Actually reading the book there is much more to the simple plot. The ninety year old man has paid for sex his whole life and now wants to pay for sex with a virgin. While these two characters never have sex, he does start to fall […]