All posts tagged "Best Books to Read in College"

  • Best books to read in college: ‘White Oleander’

    By Sammie Hill– One of my new favorite novels, ‘White Oleander’ by Janet Fitch tells the story of Astrid Magnussen, a girl who must face life alone following her mother’s incarceration for murder. Following Astrid through her...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • Best books to read in college: ‘The Casual Vacancy’ by J.K. Rowling

    By Sammie Hill– On the surface, The Casual Vacancy tells a fairly simple story. Following the death of a beloved city councilman, the small English town of Pagford must recover from their loss and elect a new...

    • Posted April 14, 2014
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  • Best books to read in college: ‘Wild’ by Cheryl Strayed

    By Sammie Hill– Cheryl Strayed is a badass. At only 26, she had endured hardships that broke her to the core. She had suffered loss, tasted pain and futilely grasped for an escape from her grief. She...

    • Posted March 30, 2014
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  • Best books to read in college: “The Beautiful and Damned”

    By Sammie Hill–   Often overshadowed by “The Great Gatsby,” F. Scott Fitzgerald’s earlier novel, “The Beautiful and Damned,” is, in my opinion, his best work. Focusing on the relationship between Anthony Patch and Gloria Gilbert, “The...

    • Posted February 27, 2014
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