Statue Forum 





StatueForum on Twitter StatueForum on Facebook StatueForum on YouTube
Go Back   Statue Forum > Other Stuff > Books, Literature & News

» Spotlight
DGK HMO Megaman X Zero CWallker Queen Studios Thanos Bust DGK F4F Castlevania Alucard Exclusive Comic Soon:
Clay Moore - Inside Stories
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 12-14-2019, 08:16 PM   #1
wktf
Columnist Thunder Mod
Super Moderator
 
wktf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Denver Area, between Asgard and Krypton
Posts: 20,647
Favorite Book Read in 2019?

What’s your favorite book that you read in 2019?

Mine was “The Five,” by Hallie Rubenhold, an absolutely fascinating book about the women murdered by Jack The Ripper. Urban myth is that they all were prostitutes which is untrue of four out of the five. Like the movie Titanic, you know how each story ends, in the same ally and same brutal death. But it’s each story, that needed to be told to dispel the misogynist urban myth, leading up to that end that’s riveting.

Close second is “Born A Crime” by Trevor Noah, about his growing up under Apartheid in South Africa and a love letter to his mother. And excellent read!

Last edited by wktf; 12-15-2019 at 06:23 PM.
wktf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2019, 07:35 AM   #2
The Dark Knight
What's another word for Thesaurus?
 
The Dark Knight's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Antalya/Turkey
Posts: 2,306
Carmilla by Shariden La Fanu

It's a horror classic and after reading, i can say it's the most influincial novella on Dracula Novel. It's a must read for every Dracula fan.
The Dark Knight is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS

Prototypezstudios

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:17 AM.



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright StatueForum.com