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AP Lit Review: Hamlet

Title: Hamlet by William Shakespeare    Date of Publication: 1603, first performance in 1609                       Genre: Tragedy Biographical information about the author (for my knowledge only, but very helpful): Shakespeare produced most of his known work between 1589 and 1613. His early plays were mainly comedies and histories and these works remain regarded as some… Continue reading AP Lit Review: Hamlet

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Major Works – AP Lit Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

Title: A Thousand Splendid Suns Author:  Khaled Hosseini Date of Publication:  May 22, 2007 Genre: Historical Fiction Biographical information about the author (for my knowledge only, but very helpful):  Khaled Hosseini was born in Kabul, Afghanistan, and moved to the United States in 1980. He is A U.S. Goodwill Envoy to the United Nations Refugee… Continue reading Major Works – AP Lit Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

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Major Works – AP Lit Review: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Title: Pride and Prejudice Author:  Jane Austen Date of Publication: 1813 Genre: Comedy, Coming-of-Age, Literary Fiction Biographical information about the author (for my knowledge only, but very helpful): Jane Austen was born in Steventon, England, in 1775. Her father was the rector of the local parish and taught her largely at home. She began to write… Continue reading Major Works – AP Lit Review: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

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AP Literature Reading Challenge – 2017/18 School Year

Hello! If you've been reading my blog for, pretty much any length of time, you'll know at least two things: I avoid and mostly dislike classics. I am taking AP English Lit this coming school year. What does that mean? I have to read EVERY CLASSIC EVER IF I WANT TO PASS. (Not literally, it… Continue reading AP Literature Reading Challenge – 2017/18 School Year