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International Book of the Week

This week’s international book of the week is, Family Ties by Clarice Lispector.

It is originally written in Portuguese and the original title is Laços de Família. 164 more words

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Something surprised me while walking through the “Christian Living” section of a local bookstore. There was almost nothing for men. Of the dozens of titles sitting on the shelves, most were marketed towards my wife. 598 more words


"Good Soldier Swejk" by Jaroslav Hasek

“Good Soldier Swejk” is a satire novel written by Jaroslav Hasek. The book is unfinished; however, it is still interesting to read. I’m not going to tell you the whole plot, but I’ll try to summarize the general theme of the book. 265 more words


"Hobbit" by Tolkien

In one of my previous blogs about King Aurthur and his knights, I mentioned the name of J. R. R. Tolkien. Today I would like to talk about this author and his books. 317 more words


Medieval Literature

There is no doubt that many people are familiar with the name of King Arthur. A lot of us have heard stories about his adventures. Unfortunately, not very many people have ever read books about him. 611 more words


"The Green Mile" by Stephen King.

When people hear the name of Stephen King, they usually associate it with horror stories. However, this author wrote books in other genres. Unfortunately, people barely know them, even though films based on them, are very popular. 425 more words


Another Dystopian Book

In one of my previous posts I mentioned the growing popularity of dystopia genre books. I also described one book that helped shape this genre as we know it nowadays. 378 more words