Tag: literature


with a quote

All Our Names by Dinai Mengestu

Which weren’t so many, after all

Right now

I am sitting on a bench. One of many on a central street in Madrid. I love finding benches, and am a strong supporter of the fact that there should be more. It’s late evening on a Friday, and the sky is a brilliant… Continue Reading “Right now”

A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick

A great book!

A Time of Mourning by Christobel Kent

Can I just say I loved this book…and leave it at that? I wouldn’t really have much of a blog post to write then, I guess. But, the fact is that I loved this book. Ok, it’s not the book of my life or… Continue Reading “A Time of Mourning by Christobel Kent”

The Sunrise by Victoria Hislop

One I didn’t like

The Invisible Ones by Stef Penney

This one, I liked.

The Good Italian by Stephen Burke

by stephen burke

A good book with one discrepancy that made my arms drop. Literally.

The Other Hand by Chris Cleave

A great read!

Oh Dear Silvia by Dawn French

In Italian we’d say “ma anche no”. This means, basically, you can live better without.

Hemingway’s house

A very pleasant surprise in Habana

Hemingway’s garden

Hemingway’s shady garden in Habana

Hemingway’s animals

A look at his collection of beasts.

The Humans by Matt Haig

A very insightful book that makes you think about…being a human!

Hemingway’s bars

The last “Hemingway” post!

Hemingway’s photos

Photos of photos ^_*

We need to talk about Kevin by Lionel Shriver

Another great read

Flora and the Flamingo

An amazing work of art

The Behaviour of Moths by Poppy Adams

And the end wasn’t disappointing!

Pinocchio’s Fairy’s ride

The most amazing description ever