The Quotable Chesterton- Kevin Belmonte
I've read some G.K. Chesterton over the last year, so I was very interested to review this book from BookSneeze.
This is a collection of well-known quotes and passages from the works of G.K. Chesterton. The author, Kevin Belmonte, also takes a look at Chesterton as a novelist, poet, essayist, and literary critic. The quotes are organized in alphabetical order by subject, which is nice for an organized person like me; and the mini sketches of Chesterton as an author are scattered throughout.
I thoroughly enjoyed this collection. It was very well organized, and every quote is documented, so you can read further from the original works. I was so interested that I ordered a collection of 36 of Chesterton's works for my Kindle. I'm looking forward to reading more!
I also really liked the way Belmonte worked the descriptions of Chesterton as a writer in varied genres into the book. I never realized how flexible of a writer he was.
I definitely recommend this for any Chesterton fan or for any serious reader that would like to read more of this great author.
I received a copy of this book for free from BookSneeze for review purposes. A positive review was not required.