Saturday, June 9, 2012

ray bradbury (1920-2012)



I read Fahrenheit 451 the summer before I started high school, and I really didn't like it. Granted, it was required reading (which, in my opinion, can often make a fine book seem awful and tedious), but still. I remember thinking it was confusing and very strange/surreal (and not in a good way).

But it's such a wonderful concept and I was young then. That same copy of the book (with my highlighting and pencil notes) still sits on my shelf and I really hope I get around to re-reading it someday. In honor of Mr. Bradbury.

1 comment:

  1. Aww that is such an adorable quote. I really need to get around to reading his books- they're all pretty much classics. R.I.P x

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