To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee

With layers of metaphor, this novel redefines prejudice and contrasts, through children’s eyes, the barriers adults create. It reevaluates beliefs and their roots, and seeks trinkets in knotted trees.

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Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Little Women begins with four young women trying to make the most of their Christmas in New England while their father is away fighting in the Civil War. Too poor for any presents, the girls use creative, convicting generosity to overcome not only this, but other testing circumstances, aided by the benevolence of their wealthy,…

Wuthering Heights: Two parts of one dark soul

Wuthering Heights: Two parts of one dark soul  Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte is a classic story about two despicable creatures who are both the same parts of one dark soul, mirroring that which we all have within us. They are torn apart by stubbornness and circumstance, once they’ve inexplicably obtained your sympathy. Heathcliff, a product of…