Jonathan Livingstone Seagull ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ›ฉ

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง When I read this book for the first time I was a teenager and eager to find inspiration for adventurous outlooks in life. Forty years later the great philosophy behind the book seems to be very thin, simplistic and no longer a source of great inspiration, as it was at first sight. Probably this is one of those books which is son of its … Continue reading Jonathan Livingstone Seagull ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ›ฉ

Paul Street Boys ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Paul Street Boys by Molnar was a delightful rediscover in preparation for my first visit to Budapest. The choice inevitably fell on a book that I had not taken into my hands for forty years. What a thrill to relive the vicissitudes of the two groups of teenagers fighting each other for the use of a pitch for afternoon games. Even at the time … Continue reading Paul Street Boys ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ

The Magpie Lord by KJ Charles ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿคต๐Ÿป๐Ÿ“–

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง The Magpie Lord by KJ Charles – ย Intrigue, sex and magic are fabulous ingredients for a successful and engaging novel, with the additional edge of being set against a contrasting Victorian background. My first book of the “Charm of Magpies” series and by the author, but I’m pretty sure I’ll cast my eyes on other episodes very soon.ย  ย  ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Il Signore delle gazze … Continue reading The Magpie Lord by KJ Charles ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿคต๐Ÿป๐Ÿ“–

Separated Rooms

https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtag/js?id=UA-49025203-2 window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag(‘js’, new Date()); gtag(‘config’, ‘UA-49025203-2’); ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Appena finito di leggere Camere separate di Pier Vittorio Tondelli, un viaggio intimista e solitario di uno scrittore che ci ha lasciato troppo prestoย  ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งJust finished one of my most pleasurable reading of the last novel, Separated Rooms, by Tondelli, aย  talented writer we lost too soonย  ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ปโ™ฅ๏ธ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“ฑ Continue reading Separated Rooms

La dรฉlicatesse ๐Ÿ’˜๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท

https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtag/js?id=UA-49025203-2 window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag(‘js’, new Date()); gtag(‘config’, ‘UA-49025203-2’); ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท J’ai aimรฉ le film et j’ai aimรฉ le livre, peut-รชtre mรชme plus. L’intrigue du livre dรฉcrit le voyage hors du doeuil pour Nathalie et sa lente redรฉcouverte de l’amour et des relations humaines, avec dรฉlicatesse. Un vrai plaisir pour les amoureux du livre avec une histoire tendre remplie d’humour et de … Continue reading La dรฉlicatesse ๐Ÿ’˜๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท