Posts from ‘January, 2015’

January Summary and Plans for February

This month I read two outstanding books. Ghost Boy by Martin Pistorius and Strangers by Taichi Yamada  were both fantastic and I highly recommend […]

Ghost Boy by Martin Pistorius

Five words from the blurb: trapped, body, mute, control, extraordinary Ghost Boy is probably the most inspiring book I’ve ever […]

The Room by Jonas Karlsson

Translated from the Swedish by Neil Smith Five words from the blurb: colleagues, different, fable, reality, office The Room is […]

More Books in Brief

 Translated from the Catalan by Mara Faye Lethem Pandora in the Congo by Albert Sánchez Piñol Five words from the blurb: […]

Wake by Anna Hope

Five words from the blurb: unknown, soldier, buried, women, change Wake is set over the five-day period in 1920 in […]

Minor Angels by Antoine Volodine

 Translated from the French by Jordan Stump Five words from the blurb: postcataclysmic, immortal, angels, avenging, dark I bought a […]