the grapes of wrath

This is what March of the Penguins looks like in my dreams. 

(thanks to my sister @less-than-one for what may be the cutest/most amazing drawing of me that I’ve ever seen!)

Happy 4th of July to all my American followers! Hope you have a fab day/night of celebrating Independence Day! In homage, here’s a few American Literature classics to brighten your day! ✨

The Signs as Classic Books

Aries: Dracula
Taurus: Anna Karenina
Gemini: To Kill A Mockingbird
Cancer: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Leo: The Scarlet Letter
Virgo: The Old Man and The Sea
Libra: Frankenstein
Scorpio: Fairy Tales of The Brothers Grimm
Sagattarius: The Grapes of Wrath
Capricorn: The Secret Garden
Aquarius: The Great Gatsby
Pisces: Jane Eyre

Chosen all of my books to take away on holiday, I think I chose some fab ones this year!

On this day in history, April 14, 1939 – The Grapes of Wrath, by American author John Steinbeck is first published by the Viking Press.

From our stacks: Dust jacket from The Grapes of Wrath. John Steinbeck. New York: Viking Press, 1939. Jacket illustration by Elmer Hader.