A Streetcar Named Desire | book review

The Synopsis Down in New Orleans, Stella's life isn't so bad. Her lifestyle has significantly changed, but at least she's got her Stanley. Then her older sister Blanche shows up on her doorstep and things get complicated. Though Blanche isn't the nicest, Stella is still welcoming and happy to see her. Stanley has other ideas, though…

Much Ado About Nothing | book review

Title: Much Ado About Nothing Author: William Shakespeare Series: None Publisher: n/a Publication Date: 1600 Genre(s): Fiction, Drama, Comedy Opening Line: "I learn in this letter that Don Pedro of Aragon comes this night to Messina." The Synopsis When Prince Don Pedro comes to Messina after a successful battle, he brings with him his bastard brother (Don Jon),…

A Midsummer Night’s Dream | book review

Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream Author: William Shakespeare Series: None Publisher: n/a Publication Date: 1600 Genre(s): Fiction, Drama, Comedy Opening Line: "Now, fair Hippolyta, our nuptial hour / Draws on apace..." The Synopsis Hermia is in love with Lysander; unfortunately, she is being forced to marry Demetrius, live the rest of her life as a nun, or die. She…

The Taming of the Shrew | book review

Title: The Taming of the Shrew Author: William Shakespeare Series: None Publisher: n/a Publication Date: 1623 Genre(s): Fiction, Drama, Comedy Opening Line: "I'll pheeze you, in faith." As you may or may not know, I am taking a Young Adult Literature class this semester, which I am thrilled about. In addition, I am taking a Shakespeare Literature class, which…