From 1942 to 1945, James Fahey served on board the USS Montpelier, and recorded his experiences in a diary.
Francis Marion Tarwater, a fourteen-year-old hillbilly, is the main protagonist of O’Connor’s second novel (published in 1960).
I read the introduction to “A Memoir of Mary Ann” years before I read the book itself.
Little is known about Emily Bronte who was born in England in 1818 and died in 1848 at the age of thirty
I first stumbled across the name of Henry Miller, the libertine, while reading a book about Thomas Merton…
Call it getting old (or “phony”) but I’m not the fan I once was of “The Catcher in the Rye”.