I'm an adult now. I never read it as a child. I don't like fantasy books. Do you think I will like it?
Was thinking about doing one base on last 3 and half years as trump as president
Help me! I don't wanna become out of touch. But anytime I cut down reading I end up stopping altogether which I don't want either.
The novel was written in Europe. (Passive voice, the action happening to the subject of the sentence)
The author wrote the novel in Europe. (Active voice, the subject of the sentence performing the action)
Like a book on how to recycle more or declutter or on being a kind person or more positive. Or maybe a science book to educate them a bit. Or a world fact book on geography. Basically a gift that will be useful to them and encourage them to do something positive (like read) and at the same time educate them.
I want some ideas for something I'm writing. I would appreciate your guidance. Thanks!
Can you give me some recommendations on what I should read? Here's some of my favorites:
Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon
Cannery Row by John Steinbeck
Other Voices, Other Rooms by Truman Capote
The Stranger by Albert Camus
As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
In Cold Blood by Truman...
Hey I need advice on what I need to critique for this. I appreciate no sugar coating, but keep in mind: pointless insults help no one. Thank you!
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I like historical-fiction from antiquity and fantasy.
Also, if you could recommend me some of the best novels you have ever read about your genre.
So, I’m writing a novel about this axe murderer who is on the loose, and during this one part, he’s at a school and the police get called in about a disturbed man with an axe, and when he’s in the hallway and the police see him, he manages to run fast enough to lose them and hides in an empty classroom in wait for...
I used to love reading, but havent found any books that I can get through lately. I'm open to any fiction genre, exept heavy fantasy or sci/fi. With heavy fantasy I mean books like lord of the rings etc, but I'm fine with "lighter" fantasy like the divergent series or dark matter by blake...
I'll be on the train reading a book, then someone will get on, catch my eye, then start singing loudly and out of tune. I'd sit in the back yard reading, the neighbor will see me through the window then come out and start mowing their lawn or burning garbage. I'll be reading in the living room, then my...
I want fiction, not actual diaries or memoirs. Not interested in YA books, either.
I read The Tattooist of Auschwitz recently and it was very bad! The author brought it across more as one of those bad 80s summer camp movies with the mean counselors vs. the good teenagers.
I've posted this before, and many of you gave really insightful answers, so thank you for that (for clarification, this https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20181116001459AAVRFcF is the one). I went back and edited it some more, and I was wondering if this is any better. Thank you for all of your...