Quite late for this but...
“It’s not about being lost but about trying to lose yourself”
The Secret History by Donna Tartt has been on my radar for a while now. I've heard many people praise it and as many hate it, which really made me want to read it. One of the reviews on the back of the book says, "a thriller for thinking people", which I took as a … Continue reading Men and Gods: The Secret History by Donna Tartt
One for each year lived.
An intricate mystery set in New Zealand's Gold Rush.
Turns out this is really fun.
About a year ago, when I was still living in Mexico City, a friend and I found ourselves in what seemed to be a small town in the middle of the city. It is not surprising to see this kind of thing here—think, for example, of Coyoacán or Tlalpan, actual towns that were at some … Continue reading Hidden Corners of Mexico City
Poisonous jellyfish, dysfunctional families, unlikely friendships and mice.
"«Where» is the primal question, rather than «when», «how», or «who»".
700 hundred pages of suffering and a very handsome priest.
April is gone! We are almost halfway through 2019 already. Even though I am way behind in my reading challenge, I had the chance to read some memorable stories. Shirley by Charlotte Brontë I just love Charlotte Brontë. I have read Jane Eyre many times and Villette twice, they're just wonderful novels. So the next … Continue reading What I Read: April