**Spoiler Alert** After reading Angels and Demons, I had told myself that would never bother myself again with anymore BrownPoo. But then I went to Florence last year in June and saw a copy of his Inferno in every other tourist’s hand and hundreds of copies in every gift shop of every museum. I resisted… Continue reading Fiction #2 Inferno by Dan Brown
If any writer can stifle and depress you, it is Coetzee. Honestly, I hate his writing style, I do not and cannot enjoy his books (as if he was indeed writing to be enjoyed!). He isn’t writing to be enjoyed and I get that, but that does not mean I should appreciate him for it.… Continue reading Fiction #1 Youth by J. M. Coetzee
FICTION: The Enchantress of Florence by Salman Rushdie The Tale of Murasaki by Liza Dalby Auto da Fé by Elias Canetti The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess An Old-Fashioned Girl by Louisa May Alcott The Hours by Michael Cunningham Coraline by Neil Gaiman His Dark Materials – Northern Lights by Philip Pullman His Dark Materials –… Continue reading Literature:
I am moving back into our apartment, one tub full of books at a time!