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The Prodigal Son

The Way of All Flesh by Samuel Butler is another Top 150 novel. Published posthumously in 1903, this autobiographical story takes place in the Victorian 1800’s. It is the story of a man named Ernest who lives in England and … Continue reading

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Window to the Soul

How different a coming of age story is when written in 1908 as opposed to 2012. In my quest to read the Top 150 Novels, I read A Room with a View by E.M.Forster.  Forster authored a number of well-known … Continue reading

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Main Street USA

Sherwood Anderson, the author of Winesburg, Ohio, understood human nature.  And he wrote about it in a beautifully unique way. Even though the book was written in 1919, when the author lived and worked in Chicago, its message remains profound.  … Continue reading

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