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self-help books

I will review & highlight my favorite excerpts from Self-help books I’ve read under this menu.


If you want to keep up with this literature blog, here is a list of the novels you should have read or should start reading!

The fleeing NY Lonelylite.

Page 68. Breakfast at Tiffany’s by: Truman Capote “In a trance.” “Taxi!” We feel his despair. How he compares a taxi ride across Central Park with flying over the Andes – & gets away with it! I believe him. & the lovely New York socialite has no friends. Not really. Page 75. Breakfast at Tiffany’s by:…

Love monologues & leaves.

Page 64-67. Breakfast at Tiffany’s by: Truman CapoteAmidst the rambling on of her monologue about children and marriage: “José had never suggested marriage. She admitted it.” Yet she goes on about details of exactly what their kids would look like! We find out about her pregnancy with an obvious calm in her attitude. “I don’t see…

Book vs. Movie, Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961) Blake Edwards (1922-2010) directed the famous movie Breakfast at Tiffany’s based on the novel by Truman Capote. Holly is played by the iconic Audrey Hepburn & the narrator is played by George Peppard. This movie shows a lighter, more positive adaptation of the novel. Creating an interpretation with a more satisfying ending for the general public….