Hey friends! I've been on a very religious reading kick lately, so I figured I'd start writing up some book reviews for those of you who love literature as much as I do. The first book I'm featuring is the one I have most recently finished up.
Title: The Bell Jar
Author: Sylvia Plath
Genre: Roman à clef / Fiction
The Bell Jar follows a gifted college student (Esther Greenwood) and her journey through various mental illness struggles. While I can't say it was my favorite that I've read, I thi...
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