Pigeon by Alys Conran: touching novel of friendship [book review]

Many authors can go through their entire career without a single award or literary prize to their name which makes

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Bookends #12 – reading recommendations

A weekly round up of miscellaneous bookish news you may have missed (and often I missed them too) I’m not a great

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Sunday salon: New acquisitions

Sunday greetings from one very hot reader. Here in the UK we’re going through a very hot spell and unusually

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Sunday Salon catch up

 I had good intentions of writing this update yesterday but candidly I was too tired by my day at the

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Dom Casmurro by Machado de Assis – Review

If you want to read a classic of Brazilian literature, then it has to be Dom Casmurro by Joaquim Maria

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