Where to Start with Classic Books: Helpful Reading Tips for Beginners

Nine helpful tips to get you started with reading classic books. Do you feel pressured to broaden your knowledge of classic literature, but you’re daunted by the prospect of reading such classic works? We firmly believe there’s a classic out there for everyone. This list of tips and tricks will help you find the perfect […]

The Lost Generation: Literature of the American Jazz Age

The Lost Generation: Literature of the American Jazz Age

The Jazz Age is one of the most significant cultural movements in American history. Coinciding with the Roaring Twenties, the Prohibition Era, and women being granted the right to vote, the era that spanned from the First World War up to the Wall Street Crash in 1929 was a period of considerable social reform. With […]

A Brief History of the Harlem Renaissance

The History of the Harlem Renaissance

Discover a brief history of the preeminent period and the brilliant literary works that placed Harlem on the creative map, acting as catalysts for change that would eventually contribute to the civil rights movement. Table of Contents When was the Harlem Renaissance? The period of the Harlem Renaissance between the 1910s and the 1930s was […]

20 Short Classics to Help You Read More Books

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Delve into these short classic books that you actually have time to read. How many times has someone told you that you must read the classics? The thought of sitting down and working through all 700 pages of James Joyce’s Ulysses is daunting, but what if we told you there was a much easier and quicker way […]