Reading Challenge #26: A Book By an Author From a Country You've Never Visited

Title: One Hundred Years of Solitude

Author: Gabriel García Márquez

How it fulfills the challenge: Márquez is from Colombia, and I’ve never been outside of North America… 221 more words

Reading Challenge

100 Years of Solitude

2016 seems to have been a year of unfinished books. The latest to join the list is 100 years of solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. 396 more words


2016 in books

I read a lot – always have done. In 2015 I read 62 books – click here for my favourite books of 2015. This year I didn’t quite manage that but I have gotten through 58 books, over one a week. 1,337 more words


Om de bedste bøger og at sparke 2016 væk

Kære 2016,
Jeg er virkelig glad for, at du snart slutter, for du har ærlig talt ikke været særlig sød. Hverken på det personlige eller politiske plan (ej at forglemme alle de gode mennesker, du har ladet dø). 715 more words


The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (of 2016)

Last year I borrowed the title of this well-known spaghetti western of my childhood for an end-of-year post, choosing a book for each category. I don’t see why I shouldn’t cast a look back at this year’s reading and do so again… (And I hope you appreciate that I’m sparing you an embedding of… 606 more words