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We Have Always Lived in the Castle - Shirley Jackson
We Have Always Lived in the Castle
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3.00 10
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780881036916 (0881036919)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Pages no: 214
Edition language: English
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Manifest Your Destiny
Manifest Your Destiny rated it
4.0 We Have Always Lived in the Castle
Far from being immense fan and immense reader of horror novels of any kind, mainly because they've got a potential to turn my stomach upside down with their gory storytelling, but even I have to admit to myself and others that this one was really well written and told quite an interesting story of a...
Familiar Diversions
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4.0 We Have Always Lived in the Castle (audiobook) by Shirley Jackson, narrated by Bernadette Dunne
The Blackwood family used to be much bigger, but now there is only 18-year-old Mary Katherine (Merricat), her older sister Constance, their Uncle Julian, and Merricat's cat, Jonas. Merricat is the only Blackwood who ever leaves the house. She does all the grocery shopping and tries her best to act n...
Aerin rated it
2.5 Review: We Have Always Lived in the Castle, by Shirley Jackson
For a short novel, this was a bit of a slog. The narrator and everyone surrounding her were just so deeply unpleasant to spend time with, and there's barely any plot to keep things moving. The Blackwoods had been a prominent, though not particularly well-liked family in the small New England town wh...
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0.0 16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 10 - Pancha Ganapti - and Square 12 - Festivus
Tasks for Pancha Ganapati: Post about your 5 favourite books this year and why you appreciated them so much. Tasks for Festivus: [...] --OR-- Perform the Airing of Grievances: name 5 books you’ve read this year that have disappointed you - tell us in tongue-lashing detail why and how they failed t...
Portable Mistletoe
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4.0 We Have Always Lived in the Castle ★★★★☆
Shirley Jackson is so good at taking us inside the heads of characters who really don’t fully understand how disturbed they are, and neither do we, until we do. And that a-ha moment, when clarity hits. This story leaves me with even more questions about what is real or not and fascinated with the dy...
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