After Many a Summer – Huxley

This book was written in a time when "science fiction" was a totally different genre. Many of you are probably familiar with Aldous Huxley's more famous work Brave New World. Whereas, Brave New World was a terrifying view of the potential future, this book takes a look at the present - Huxley's present being the late 1930s … Continue reading After Many a Summer – Huxley

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After Lincoln – Langguth

Some non-fiction can be a bit dry for me, but this wasn't so bad. I realized while reading it that American's tend to remember a fair amount about the Civil War and Lincoln's presidency, and then we skip ahead to the 1900s. But the immediate aftermath of the Lincoln's assassination did a lot to shape … Continue reading After Lincoln – Langguth