The Happy Journey of the Classics Rudely Interrupted
“I would like to read you on a complete disaster of a book and why it should be buried!!”
My eccentric Scottish friend sent me these words well over a year ago – and how I have wondered if I would fulfill that request at some point. Well Alastair, you get your wish. This one is for you! Here is why I think Crime and Punishment should be “buried”!
Enough already with the wonderful, incredible, inspiring book reviews! Could I really write a review of a book I loathed, of an author that I could neither comprehend nor appreciate on any level, and could this book even be considered (gasp) a classic? [Read more…] about Fyodor Dostoevsky: “Crime and Punishment”