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'I knelt and started to pray and prayed for everybody I thought of': Ernest Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises

In October 1926 the publication of a novel by a relatively unknown 27-year-old American writer caused a literary sensation. The novel was The Sun Also Rises… 1.225 more words

Classics

Call Northside 777

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Discovering that a man convicted of a murder over a decade before may in fact be innocent, a Chicago journalist embarks on an investigation in search of the truth. 156 more words

Movie Reviews

David Bowie—The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars

TO BE PLAYED AT MAXIMUM VOLUME

The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars—The 1960s were when rock and roll started to get weird. 1.073 more words

Rock

Read, White, and Bleu: Atticus Finch and Scout Finch

In January, we announced Bas Bleu would be hosting our own 2016 presidential election, with your favorite literary characters as the candidates. We’ve narrowed your nominees down to six teams, and in the months leading up to Election Day in November, we’ll be presenting you with the candidates’ biographies, platform issues, and a schedule of campaign events. 739 more words

Books Make It Better

How-to guide for reading (and loving) Victorian-era novels! (3 min read)

Written by Millionaire’s Digest Team Member: Harsh Prabha Singh

Founder & Owner of: Serendipity and Soliloquy

Millionaire’s Digest Team, Contributor, Family & Life and Healthy Living Writer… 710 more words

Writing

The Great American Adventure

Now that I’m finally back on track and reading on a regular basis, I should be getting back to the blogging that I intended. My goal is to write a blog each week; clearly I haven’t upheld that ideal. 273 more words