247 Followers
21 Following
maven

Maven Books

Reviews about historical, literary, classic, and other fiction.  Miscellaneous book things.

Currently reading

Homecoming
Cynthia Voigt
The Essex Serpent
Sarah Perry
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference
Cordelia Fine
The Well of Loneliness
Radclyffe Hall
A Book for Her
Bridget Christie
The Power
Naomi Alderman
Walking in Berlin
Franz Hessel
The Years
Virginia Woolf
Tales from the Underworld
Hans Fallada

The Shipping News by Annie Proulx

The Shipping News - Annie Proulx

A decent enough read, though I didn't really care for the main character. The story dragged a bit in parts and the writing style took some getting used to as well. I'm not sure if I'd recommend this, to be honest.