South of Paris books
This book is the first of my 2016 Italian lit target And the first book by Milena Agus.
Milena Agus is a Sardinian author who has been nominated for Italy’s Literary prizes (Strega, Campielo) with her second novel From the Land of the Moon **. 604 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
50 libri in un anno
1- Chiara Gamberale, Quattro etti d’amore grazie
2 – Fenoglio, La paga del sabato
3 – Fenoglio, Una questione privata
4 – Joel Dicker, La verità sul caso Harry Quebert… 332 more words
1 year, 1 month ago
Scritto come un flusso di pensieri, veloce, forse troppo, ecco un libro che mi conforta e sconforta allo stesso tempo.
“Non bisognerebbe mettere ordine nelle cose, ma assecondare il casino universale e suonarci sopra.”
Marta Mameha Saggio
1 year, 6 months ago
Book Around The Corner
Mentre dorme il pescecane by Milena Agus. 2005. French title : Quand le requin dort. Not translated into English. It means When the shark is asleep… 862 more words
3 years, 7 months ago
Reading With Tea
“But she would discuss it with God, before she went to Hell. She would point out to him that if he creates a person in a certain way then he can’t expect her to act as if she were not her.”
3 years, 9 months ago
From Smiler, with Love.
From the Land of the Moon
by Milena Agus ★★★★★
“She had married late, in June of 1943, after the American bombing of Cagliari, and in those days to be thirty and not yet settled was already to be something of an old maid.
4 years, 3 months ago
I love a book that includes landscape as an important character almost as much as I love a story with an unreliable narrator. I also adore Italy, so for me… 490 more words
4 years, 7 months ago