Literary Escapades

Reviews, thoughts, philosophical escapades… anything concerning books and literature.

Literary Escapades. Daphne du Maurier: ‘Rebecca’

Daphne du Maurier’s gothic mystery novel ‘Rebecca’ starts out as a lover’s lament. As the plot twists and turns, the mysteries and discoveries will increasingly horrify and stun even the best prepared reader. Be ready to have your entire concept of true love shattered before picking up this extraordinary book.

Of Dreams and Demons: Hubert Selby Jr.

American author Hubert Selby Jr. is a fascinating writer whose stories and novels dive into the deepest pits of human pathology with intricate attention to detail. it is now time to take a closer look at ‘The Demon’ and ‘Requiem for a Dream’. My analysis.