The Third Reich by Roberto Bolano

I’m not convinced that The Third Reich was the best introduction to the work of the Chilean author Roberto Bolaño. It’s one

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The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende

Isabel Allende’s latest novel The Japanese Lover started as a pleasant enough read.  Irina Bazili, a young girl from a

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Holiday reading companions

Deciding what books to take on a holiday never gets any easier. Too many questions race around the brain. Do

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The Infinite Plan, Isabel Allende

When I asked some work colleagues in South America for recommendations on authors to represent Chile in my world literature

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