Posts under ‘Nobel Prize’

Palace Walk – Naguib Mahfouz

 Naguib Mahfouz won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1988 Translated from the Arabic by William Maynard Hutchins and Olive […]

Seeing – Jose Saramago

Blindness is one of my favourite books, so I was intrigued by its sequel, Seeing. Seeing is set in the […]

July’s People – Nadine Gordimer

 Nadine Gordimer won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1991 July’s People was our latest book group choice. Unfortunately I was […]

Some interesting things about José Saramago

This week’s Weekly Geek task is to find out some interesting facts about your favourite author. I wasn’t sure whether I’d […]

Snow – Orhan Pamuk

Orhan Pamuk won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2006 Translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely We don’t get […]

The Dwarf – Pär Lagerkvist

 Pär Lagerkvist won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1951 Translated from the Swedish by Alexandra Dick Regular readers of […]