The truth about your station in life. Read this before you buy an overcoat. “THE OVERCOAT” by Nikolai Gogol
Oh, that scene when the devil visits. And not surprisingly, Adorno wrote the philosophy behind the novel! DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Thomas Mann
Number 1 book for ages in South Korea. Irritating bits made up for by the sheer weirdness. A page-turner too. DEMIAN by Herman Hesse.
What a surprising read after her Neopolitan Novels. Stay with it and you will be stunned.”DAYS OF ABANDONMENT” by Elena Ferrante
A few overdrawn passages but the beautiful build-ups and conversational motifs are incredible. YOUR FACE TOMORROW by Javiar Marias.
It is always better/to avenge dear ones than to indulge in mourning./For every one of us…BEOWULF: NEW TRANSLATION by Seamus Heaney.
“So much to do today/ Kill memory, kill pain/ Turn heart into stone/ and yet prepare to live again” “REQUIEM” by Anna Akhmatova