The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Pages no: 73
Although I know I'm not really into horror, I wanted to try this one, because, hey, you never know. Other thoughts/reviews:Read in a Single Sitting: http://www.readinasinglesitting.com/2012/11/22/pumpkin-based-jousting-and-washington-irvings-the-legend-of-sleepy-hollow/
This was really interesting. I've seen the movies Sleepy Hollow, and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and many other versions which differ from each other. This story is what they were both based on so I was really pleased to see that they both followed this story closely.
This book is more for a teenager than an adult. But it is still an interesting read and a classic. This book is public domain so it can be downloaded for free at different websites.
Having seen the movie, one I've seen over and over again, I wanted to read the story it was based upon. I'm quite disappointed in it. Apart from being excessively wordy, I was surprised it was more about Ichabod's and Brom's courtship of the flirtatious, thoughtless airhead that was Katrina Van Tass...
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