I thought, today, I might share five covers from five books I either love or have, in the past, rated five stars when reviewing them. They appear here in no particular order. 506 more words
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This past week I have had the very great pleasure of reading Jhumpa Lahiri for the first time, via Unaccustomed Earth. The collection’s titular entry is basically perfect: I haven’t been so transported by a short story in a long time, possibly not since Greg Egan’s ‘Reasons to Be Cheerful’ blew my fifteen-year-old mind, or since A.S. 374 more words
Novelists A. S. Byatt and Lawrence Norfolk venture together into Germany’s dark woods to discover witches, goblins, lost children and treasure.
While I was in the bookshop – there were two books I would love to read/see film adaption on, first was Joanne Harris’s “Chocolat”. It seemed a lovely story as it involved chocolate, however the movie was so well-known and thanks to Johnny Depp it was easy to find. 102 more words