Tags » Ian McEwan » Page 2

Quote of the day...

“Why is anything wrong?”- The Children Act, Ian McEwan

I recently read this book and this quote got me thinking! I did enjoy The Children Act  16 more words

A Dreamy Review

I am disappointed.
I used to feel pressured to like any and every book that i read. However, i’ve come to learn that time is weird and we don’t have an infinite amount of it: so i will not spend it reading something i don’t like when there are more-than-anyone-can-read amount of books out there. 403 more words

Book Review

Ultime letture - Febbraio e Marzo 2018

Oggi torno a consigliarvi qualche lettura interessante prendendo spunto dai libri letti negli ultimi due mesi. Questa volta vi parlo di una graphic novel, un saggio divulgativo, un romanzo contemporaneo e un classico della letteratura francese. 1,423 more words


Palabra de escritor

Con esta nueva entrada me gustaría seleccionar una serie de entrevistas y discursos de diferentes autores y autoras que admiro, con la finalidad de poder conocer mejor a estas grandes figuras de las letras, figuras muy admiradas y respetadas, pero sobretodo personas con preocupaciones sobre temas relevantes y de las cuales se puede aprender mucho. 706 more words

Debate Literario

The Child in Time: Benedict Cumberbatch Makes Career-Changing Decision

Benedict Cumberbatch has decided to leave acting.

Okay, don’t panic! That’s not true, but I couldn’t write a post on April Fool’s Day and not throw at least one “Fooled Ya!” worthy statement in here. 939 more words


Quote of the day...

“He was not his mother, nor was he his family, and one day he would leave, and would return only as a visitor”. – Ian McEwan,  13 more words

‘Enduring Love’ by Ian McEwan - The moral is: never help people out

When should you read this book? Immediately and obsessively.

I vaguely remember watching the film adaptation of this many years ago (note to self: must dig out and watch again) and I remembered it being halfway decent, hence picking up this little masterpiece. 443 more words