Graphic Novel Review : Manga Classics Presents “The Count Of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas

Graphic Novel Review : Manga Classics Presents “The Count Of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas

A Conspiracy and a miscarriage of justice turn the gentle Edmond Dantès into an implacable agent of fate: The Count of Monte Cristo . Obsessed by vengeance and empowered by providence, the Count avenges himself on whose who have wronged him – but is this justice, or is this hubris? In the end, does even the Count know? Continue reading Graphic Novel Review : Manga Classics Presents “The Count Of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas

Full Review : Lolita (The Annotated Lolita) by Vladimir Nabokov

Full Review : Lolita (The Annotated Lolita) by Vladimir Nabokov

Humbert Humbert – scholar, aesthete and romantic – has fallen completely and utterly in love with Lolita Haze, his landlady’s gum-snapping, silky skinned twelve-year-old daughter. Reluctantly agreeing to marry Mrs Haze just to be close to Lolita, Humbert suffers greatly in the pursuit of romance; but when Lo herself starts looking for attention elsewhere, he will carry her off on a desperate cross-country misadventure, all in the name of Love. Hilarious, flamboyant, heart-breaking and full of ingenious word play, Lolita is an immaculate, unforgettable masterpiece of obsession, delusion and lust. Continue reading Full Review : Lolita (The Annotated Lolita) by Vladimir Nabokov