Monthly best books (September)

Hi! this month we decided begin a new section in our blog where we’ll write a short summary of the books that we liked most this month. Let’s start:

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Franky1. Frankenstein:

by Mary Shelley. Victor Frankenstein looks for the secret of life and therefore proposes a new project: to create a human being from dead matter. When he sees the result can’t stand it. This book will make you think about the morality of man. Rating: ★★★★✩

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2. Celestina:

by Fernando Rojas. The love story of two young which they are joined by lies by a elderly woman. Celestina (a elderly woman) deceives to all characters for get economic benefits. She represents the greed and love. Rating: ★★★★✩

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TCCOBB3. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button:

By Scott Fitzgerald. Benjamin Button is a strange child, he was born at 70 and he doesn’t get older, on the contrary, he gets younger every year while the rest of the people who know him get older. How could Benjamin study in the university, get a good job, and even love someone with his “peculiarity”? Would be so good get younger every day and end our life being a baby? Rating: ★★★★✩

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Book review: Time between us

timeAuthor: Tamara Ireland Stone

Pages: 368

Year of publishing: 2012

Rating: ★★★✩✩

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Synopsis: Anna and Bennett were never supposed to meet: she lives in 1995 Chicago and he lives in 2012 San Francisco. But Bennett has the unique ability to travel through time and space, which brings him into Anna’s life, and with him a new world of adventure and possibility.

As their relationship deepens, the two face the reality that time may knock Bennett back to where he belongs, even as a devastating crisis throws everything they believe into question. Continue reading

Book review: Frankenstein

FrankyAuthor: Mary Shelley

Pages: 156

Year of publishing: 1818

Rating: ★★★★✩

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Synopsis: “I saw the pale student of unhallowed arts kneeling beside the thing he had put together. I saw the hideous phantasm of a man stretched out, & then, on the working of some powerful engine, show signs of life & stir with an uneasy, half-vital motion.” A summer evening’s ghost stories, lonely insomnia in a moonlit Alpine’s room & a runaway imagination–fired by philosophical discussions with Lord Byron & Percy Bysshe Shelley about science, galvanism & the origins of life–conspired to produce for Mary Shelley this haunting night specter. By morning, it had become the germ of her Romantic masterpiece,FrankensteinContinue reading

Book review: The Maze Runner.

runnerAuthor: James Dashner

Pages: 385

Year of publishing: 2009

Rating: ★★★✩✩

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Synopsis: When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. He’s surrounded by strangers—boys whose memories are also gone.

Nice to meet ya, shank. Welcome to the Glade.

Outside the towering stone walls that surround the Glade is a limitless, ever-changing maze. It’s the only way out—and no one’s ever made it through alive.
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Book Review: The Turn of The Screw

51Be-zEhd7L._SY344_BO1,204,203,200_Author: Henry James

Pages: 120

Year of publishing: 1898

Rating: ★★★✩✩

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Synopsis: A young woman arrives at a large country house. Her job is to look after the two children who live there, but she soon discovers that there is something very strange about both the house and the children. The longer she stays, the more she feels that the two children are in danger – or is it that the children are the danger, and the person in danger is herself?

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