Friday, January 25, 2013
It's Virginia Woolf's Birthday!
Happy Birthday Virginia!
I have never read anything by her so to celebrate her birthday I got her first novel! And you can too!
First published in 1915, The Voyage Out is Virginia Woolf's first novel. It begins as Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose embark on a sea voyage for South America. Throughout their voyage and once they reach land there are many characters that float in and out of the text. Indeed, one is not sure who the main characters are until halfway through the novel. Clarissa and Richard Dalloway, the main characters of Woolf's later novel Mrs. Dalloway, even make an appearance.... Finish reading HERE
Get a digital copy free at girliebooks
Interested in learning more about her check here and here.
Eat a piece of cake today!