Tag: Vintage


Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness by William Styron

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness by William Styron
12 January, 2018 / 0 Comments

Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness by William Styron  My Copy: ePub eBook, 71 pages Publication Date: January 8, 1992 Publisher: Vintage Source: Library A work of great personal courage and a literary tour de force, this bestseller is Styron’s true account of his descent into a crippling and almost suicidal depression. Styron is perhaps the first writer to convey the full terror of depression’s psychic landscape, as well as the illuminating path to recovery. My Review I thought this was a very interesting read. People who suffer from depression (or likely any mental illness) or those who know a sufferer or even just someone who […]


Review: Fifty Shades of Grey

Review: Fifty Shades of Grey
29 August, 2014 / 6 Comments

Fifty Shades of Grey (Fifty Shades #1) by E.L. James My Copy: Paperback, 514 pages Publication Date: May 25, 2011 Publisher: Vintage Source: Gift When literature student Anastasia Steele goes to interview young entrepreneur Christian Grey, she encounters a man who is beautiful, brilliant, and intimidating. The unworldly, innocent Ana is startled to realize she wants this man and, despite his enigmatic reserve, finds she is desperate to get close to him. Unable to resist Ana’s quiet beauty, wit, and independent spirit, Grey admits he wants her, too—but on his own terms. Shocked yet thrilled by Grey’s singular erotic tastes, […]