Oh my. Clearly spring was not reading season this year – though I’ve been dreaming all winter of me lying on a green lawn with my sun glasses and a book. 465 more words
6 months, 2 weeks ago
Hard Book Habit
I recently read Rosa Liksom’s Compartment No. 6, for our Around the World in 80 Books reading challenge. Having arrived in Mongolia from Moskow on the Trans Siberian Railway, I fancied staying to explore the area for a while before jetting off somewhere new. 478 more words
10 months, 3 weeks ago
Book Review of Wolf Totem, by Jiang Rong.
Each generation grows a little weaker and more pathetic than the one before. You probably can’t fix a car as well as your father did, while your grandfather repaired jeeps under fire in WWII. 901 more words
11 months, 1 week ago