1. Welcome to BookAndReader!

    We LOVE books and hope you'll join us in sharing your favorites and experiences along with your love of reading with our community. Registering for our site is free and easy, just CLICK HERE!

    Already a member and forgot your password? Click here.

We Have Always Lived in the Castle (Anyone read it?)

Discussion in 'Fiction Books' started by Greg on the go, Dec 27, 2016.

  1. Greg on the go

    Greg on the go New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2016
    Messages:
    22
    Likes Received:
    1
    [​IMG]
    Hi, I'm getting ready to make this my 1st book of 2017. It's not the typical book that I'm drawn to, but it seems just kooky and weird enough to make me want to read it.

    Anyone here read it? Did you like it? Thought it was dumb, etc.?

    Thanks, Happy reading in the New Year!
     
  2. ErikDentremont

    ErikDentremont New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2016
    Messages:
    9
    Likes Received:
    0
    Currently Reading:
    My Man Jeeves - P. G. Wodehouse
    I really liked 'We Have Always Lived in the Castle'. It was certainly unusual, and that alone tends to be something I go for, but it was also superbly written. An excellent portrayal of dysfunctional family secrets, but there was also a real nobility to some of the characters, especially Constance. I've always liked Shirley Jackson as a writer. She wrote some wonderful short stories, too.
     

Share This Page