Monday, June 27, 2011 - Always Free - Always Great

If you are looking for a great addition to your library, is where you should always start...

Spinning Wheel Stories

Louisa May Alcott
A collection of twelve heart warming stories for children.

Premise: a winter storm forces a family, who have gathered for the winter holidays, to stay inside and listen to their grandmothers stories.

 On liberty

John Stuart Mill
One of history's most important political works. Mill declares that "over himself, over his own body and mind, the individual is sovereign".

If you are interested in political philosophy - this is a must read!

 My Own Story

Emmeline Pankhurst
A biography by one of last century's most important persons. Her work with women's rights has yet to meet its match.

 The Poems and Prose Poems of Charles Baudelaire

Charles Baudelaire
A collection of Baudelaire poems including Flowers of Evil and Little Poems in Prose.

Starts with an Introductory Preface by James Huneker