Emily M

Emily M
What I do when I’m not at the library: Read. It’s what I do!

The last thing I read: My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh
 
What I'm reading now: Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
 
The worst book I've ever read: Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
 
Top Five Books Favorite Genres and Subgenres:

Fiction:
Literary Fiction- Campus novels, mid 20th century British novels, Bildungsroman, American literature
Historical Fiction- Victorian, World War 2, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient Israel, French Revolution
Humor (fiction)
Plays- Shakespeare, Euripides, 20th century American plays
 
Non-Fiction:
History- 19th and 20th century American history, French Revolution, World War Two, history of espionage, women’s history, LGBTQ history 
Humor (nonfiction)
Movies- Screenplays, Behind the scenes