Want to Read Some Good Books....???
Let's discuss "The Door," a novel by Magda Szabo
From a 2015 review by Claire Messud: "Magda Szabo, who died in 2007, was one of Hungary’s most important 20th-century writers. Very little of her work has been... Learn more
Let's read "Joseph Andrews" by Henry Fielding
Our selection for May is the novel “Joseph Andrews”, by Henry Fielding, published in 1742. Described by the author as “written in the manner of Cervantes, author of Don... Learn more
Let's read "Connoisseur," a short story by modern Chinese writer Wang Zengqi.
Why The Better Chinese Writer Is Often the Harder Sell in the West Here is some personal reaction, cum brief background, about the writer of “The Connoisseur,” (http://... Learn more
Let's discuss The Sleeper Awakes by H.G.Wells
We have not read any science fiction! One may say that this would be a degrading choice; yet, ski-fi is just a genre, and there are good and bad writers in any genre.... Learn more
Lets' discuss Confusion by Stefan Zweig
"We live through myriads of seconds, yet it is always one, just one, that casts our entire inner world into turmoil, the second (as Stendhal has described it) the... Learn more
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