A Fun Little Quote on Reading Books… From a Book

The following is a quote I came across this morning, while reading East of Eden. And the books that came into the house - well, Samuel rode lightly on top of a book and he balanced happily among the ideas the way a man rides white rapids in a canoe. But Tom got into a… Continue reading A Fun Little Quote on Reading Books… From a Book

The Best Writing of the Week | East of Eden

East of Eden

Steinbeck´s East of Eden starts with the dullest opening lines I've read in a good long while. The Salinas Valley is in Northern California. It is a long narrow swale between two ranges of mountains, and the Salinas River winds and twists up the center until it falls at last into Monterey Bay. It gets… Continue reading The Best Writing of the Week | East of Eden