A Gothic Romance, Dark Passion, Classic Tale: Wuthering Heights

Title: Wuthering Heights Author: Emily Bronte Wuthering Heights is a gothic romantic tale. The existence of Heathcliff and Catherine is grounded upon their impulse to love and be loved. The association of love with physical things in nature is quite prominent here. Catherine’s thoughts of Heathcliff are intermingled with fancies concerning their free childhood in…

Book Review | Little Women

Title: Little Women Author: Louisa May Alcott The novel was first published in 1868 and is loosely based on the author’s own life. I have read a few classics before and I immensely enjoyed reading this book as well and found the writing style quite beautiful. ‘Little Women’ revolves around four sisters Meg, Jo, Beth…

Book Review | Rebecca

Title: Rebecca Author: Daphne Du Maurier “I am glad it cannot happen twice, the fever of first love. For it is a fever, and a burden, too, whatever the poets may say.” “Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again.” The book opens up with this line where the protagonist, the second Mrs. De…