#BookReview : The Hunchback of Notre Dame, by Victor Hugo

The Hunchback of Notre-Dame is a gothic novel by Victor Hugo. Its original French title is Notre-Dame de Pari which means Our Lady of Paris. Its French version was published in 1831 and the English version appeared in 1833. As the title might suggest, the Notre Dame cathedral features prominently Read More …

#BookReview : The Rainbow, by D. H. Lawerence

“The Rainbow” by British author D.H. Lawrence (11 Sep 1885 – 2 Mar 1930) was published in 1915. And in the same year, it got banned on charge of obscenity. The unsold copies of The Rainbow were confiscated and burnt. It remained unavailable in England for 11 years, although it Read More …

#BookReview : Our Mutual Friend, by Charles Dickens

Our Mutual Friend is the last novel completed by Charles Dickens. It first appeared in a serialized form consisting of 19 monthly installments appearing during the years 1864–65. It has an intricate plot involving several different sets of characters. Like Dickens’ other novels, Our Mutual Friend too throws light on Read More …