A few weeks ago Alain, the teacher at my Occitan language class, brought in fifteen sprigs of greenery he’d gathered on a Sunday stroll, and passed them round for us to identify. 771 more words
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“How can anyone live with the fact that they’re not Rubens? How does anyone come to terms with it? To begin with, everyone thinks they’re the exception to everything.
Barbara Nadel is both a find and a treasure, currently writing two series. With Headline she pursues the Turkish cases of Inspector Ikmen – now up to novel seventeen at the time of writing – and with Quercus she has just delivered her third Hakim & Arnold mystery, set closer to home. 359 more words