Category Archives: Young Adult Fiction

Is Huckleberry Finn Racist?

Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn (1884) by Mark Twain “You don’t know about me, without you have read a book by the name of ‘The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,’ but that ain’t no matter. That book was made by Mr. Mark … Continue reading

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A Grandson, And “Son”

Hey, readers and followers, I just wanted to check in and apologize for my lack of posts over the past month or so. My co-worker took a three-week vacation, which has resulted in more hours for me, and at one … Continue reading

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A Sneak Peek Behind Enemy Lines: The Screwtape Letters

The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis “There are two equal and opposite errors into which our race can fall about the devils. One is to disbelieve in their existence. The other is to believe, and to feel an excessive … Continue reading

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The Making of a Perfect World, Part 2: The Giver

The Giver by Lois Lowry “We don’t dare let people make choices of their own…We really have to protect people from wrong choices.” In my previous article, I talked about Utopia by Sir Thomas More and the concept of utopian … Continue reading

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The Making of a Perfect World, Part 1: Utopia

Utopia by Sir Thomas More “The source of happiness is much disputed, among all people, in Utopia.” – Thomas More   “They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” – … Continue reading

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Aunt Jane’s Marriage Advice to the Young and Romantic

The Novels of Jane Austen It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. However little known the feelings or views of such a man may … Continue reading

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