45 Days of Stories

‘Dracula’ by Bram Stoker

Dracula by Bram Stoker for 45 Days of Book Stories
Book 23 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘Dracula’Author: Bram Stoker (1847 – 1912)Date of Publishing: 26 May 1897Publisher: Archibald Constable and Company (UK)One of the most popular books in history, Bram Stoker’s Dracula is an 1897 Gothic horror novel by the Irish author. Contemporary Vampire fantasy – be it Twilight, the Paranormal Romance Genre, […]
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‘Gone with the Wind’ by Margaret Mitchell

Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell for 45 Days of Book Stories
Book 22 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘Gone with the Wind’Author: Margaret Mitchell (1900 – 1949)Date of Publishing: 30 June 1936Publisher: The Macmillan Company The copy I have is a 1993 edition of the paperback prints that were branded by the Time Warner Company. As for the book itself, Mitchell gives us a 1024 […]
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‘Girlfriends’ by Berry & Traeder

Girlfriends by Carmen Renee Berry & Tamara Traeder
Book 17 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘Girlfriends: Invisible Bonds, Enduring Ties’Author: Carmen Renee Berry & Tamara TraederDate of Publishing: 1995Publisher: Wildcat Canyon PressRenee Berry and Tamara Traeder take us on a journey with them of revealing the treasured aspects fo female friendships. They present to us in an anecdotal style, the ins and outs […]
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‘Beastly Tales’ by Vikram Seth

Book 16 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘Beastly Tales from Here & There’’Author: Vikram Seth (1952- present day)Date of Publishing: 1992Publisher: Viking Press, (now owned by Penguin Random House)Seth successfully transforms these fables into a contemporary 19th-century form. Written in a poetic style, each verse has you smiling at the familiar and the absurd. The book […]
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‘Mother Tongue’ by Bill Bryson

Book 15 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘Mother Tongue’Author: Bill Bryson (1951- Present day)Date of Publishing: 1st June 1990Publisher: William Morrow & Company Inc.Bryson’s title is curious, as he uses it to refer to only one language – English, and not a host of mother-tongues across the globe. He takes us on a cultural and […]
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‘The Dice Man’ by Luke Rhinehart

Book 14 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘The Dice Man’Author: Luke Rhinehart (nom de plume of English Professor George Cockroft)Date of Publishing: 1971Publisher: William Morrow (US) Talmy Franklin (UK)When the book was first published all assumed that this taboo, genre-pushing book was, in fact, a scandalous true-life account of the Author – Luke Rhinehart. […]
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‘Mr Nice’ by Howard Marks

Book 13 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘Mr Nice’Author: Howard Marks (13 August 1945 – 10 April 2016)Date of Publishing: 1996Original Publisher: Secker & WarburgThe book is an autobiography of Marks as a drug trafficker. Through the story, he describes his first encounter with substances in college and the journey from there to the […]
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‘Camera Lucida’ by Roland Barthes

Book 12 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: “Camera Lucida’Author: Roland BarthesDate of Publishing: 1980 (1981 in English)Publisher: Éditions du Seuil ( Hill & Wang) The first English translation of the book was published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, and Hill & Wang is a division of the prior and was founded in 1956. They […]
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‘The Enormous Crocodile’ by Roald Dahl

The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl
Book 9 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘The Enormous Crocodile’Author: Roald Dahl (1916-1999)Date of Publishing: 1 November 1978Publisher: Jonathan CapeRoald Dahl’s writing remains fresh and relevant even today. In his own unique style, the author portrays simple truths about our world. He takes us along with him and the quirky characters he creates – […]
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‘The Little Prince’ by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Book 8 of 45 Days of Book Stories STATS OF THE BOOK Title: ‘The Little Prince’ Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900-1944)Date of Publishing: 6 April 1943Publisher: Gallimard Apart from being Saint-Exupéry’s most famous book, The Little Prince is one of the best selling books ever, along with being one of the most translated books – EVER! Having been translated into […]
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