On how texts change with time. Continue reading Do you notice how far you are from your recent perception?
I think if I had to narrow down my reasons for reading to just one single thing it would be people watching. Continue reading Do you ever read just to people watch?
I tried different authors, settings and storylines, but I still kept hitting upon these patterns. Did you notice them too? Continue reading Am I imagining things or these patterns do happen in modern female-authored literature?
House of Glass is a platypus of literature. The book has a body of a gothic mystery and a tail of another genre. Continue reading House of Glass by Susan Fletcher
You will realise early on that Cora Seaborne is quite an unusual person for England in 1893. She’s fascinated by science, biology and nature. She loves wearing men’s clothing and walking alone in the woods. She also dreams about finding a living dinosaur. Continue reading The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
Several good women face several bad men. The women struggle, fight, develop and grow, each through the own story that involves either their talents, or their marriages, or their families. Continue reading Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik
Another one of those teenage love stories that have probably been around even before Shakespeare times Continue reading A Walk To Remember by Nicholas Sparks or the book I should have never picked up
This is a post about books I read (or did not finish) in December. Continue reading Final goodbye to 2018
The good news is there’s some hope, the bad thing is there is no action. Continue reading News about Patrick! Some Hope, Patrick Melrose #3 by Edward St. Aubyn
It’s a book catalogue in a form of fiction, it’s also a story about a book store owner and the way his life changes when an item disappears from his store. Continue reading Not only did I not drop The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin, I actually quite enjoyed it
What I’ve read and what I’m reading in this new bookish year. Continue reading New year is here, let’s plunge into new books!
If somebody asked me what books I’d recommend, here are a few. Continue reading If somebody asked me what to read