Book Reviews

My Pinterest Boards – It has links to books I’ve reviewed including those for AmblesideOnline books and other homeschooling books. If you are looking for specific book, author, or subject, try the search option on the sidebar. Reviews by Author Surname (in progress) Jane Austen Agatha Christie A.J. Cronin Charles Dickens A. Conan Doyle George … Continue reading Book Reviews

Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880)

Madame Bovary was written over a period of five years and first appeared in France in 1856-1857. The book caused great controversy at the time and Flaubert was made to stand trial on the charge of writing an immoral novel, but was later acquitted. Madame Bovary is Emma, a young, beautiful woman who ‘escapes’ from … Continue reading Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880)