The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas

I typically enjoy fantasy, science fiction, and anything that makes my imagination soar. To my surprise, this book captivated me! I found myself enthralled by the language, the characters, and the plot. The Count is sexy, mysterious, powerful, and all the things women...

Les Misérables by Victor Hugo

This is a powerful and beautifully sad story. It’s the kind of sadness that makes you cry and smile at the same time. I saw the movie before I read the book and fell in love with the characters. Perhaps my favorite part of the book was learning more of the...