Sister Carrie (The World's Classics)

by Theodore Dreiser | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 0192827421 Global Overview for this book
Registered by running-gal of -- Unspecified Location --, South Australia Australia on 7/25/2013
Buy from one of these Booksellers: | Amazon UK | Amazon CA | Amazon DE | Amazon FR | Amazon IT |
This book is in the wild! This Book is Currently in the Wild!
2 journalers for this copy...
Journal Entry 1 by running-gal from -- Unspecified Location --, South Australia Australia on Thursday, July 25, 2013
A pretty fascinating book and another one that has initiated a bit of a turn of the century (19th into 20th that is) reading binge in me. Really interesting to compare other books of a similar era with this one, especially those by American writers. There is such a strong flavour of modernity about them, to me the themes and even the language often is so much more of contemporary times than the historical books they could be seen to be. In fact the themes within this one are not that far fetched from that other much more recent phenomenon of another Carrie in the big smoke with her girlfriends (I speak of course of Sex and The City). Read it and see if you agree! Next recommendation after this one: The Awakening by Kate Chopin. Similar era and similar early stirrings of feminism.

Journal Entry 2 by running-gal at 1001 Books VBB, A Bookbox -- Controlled Releases on Monday, October 7, 2013

Released 9 yrs ago (10/7/2013 UTC) at 1001 Books VBB, A Bookbox -- Controlled Releases


Sending to cat207 for the 1001 books VBB ... enjoy!

Journal Entry 3 by cat207 at Gladstone, Queensland Australia on Monday, October 14, 2013
Received in today's mail from running-gal for Round 7 of the 1001 AUS VBB.

Journal Entry 4 by cat207 at Picture Perfect Hair in Wallsend, New South Wales Australia on Saturday, August 13, 2016

Released 6 yrs ago (8/12/2016 UTC) at Picture Perfect Hair in Wallsend, New South Wales Australia


Thank you for picking up this book & I hope you enjoy it. You have not only found yourself a book, but a whole community of book-lovers dedicated to sharing books with each other and the world at large.

I hope you will make a journal entry letting me know that this book has found a good home with you. You can do this anonymously if you wish. When you finish the book, please visit here again and share what you thought about the book.

Feel free to read and keep the book, or pass it on to a friend, or even set it free 'in the wild' for someone else to find like you did.

If you register you will be alerted by email each time someone makes another journal entry. It's completely confidential (you're known only by your screen name and no-one is ever given your email address), totally free, and spam-free.

If you do decide to join BookCrossing, please tell them that cat207 sent you.

I hope you enjoy the BookCrossing experience!

Are you sure you want to delete this item? It cannot be undone.