Elias Canetti (25 July, 1905 – 14 August, 1994) was a novelist, non-fiction writer, memoirist and playwright. Mr. Elias was born in Bulgaria, but is known as a Swiss and British novelist. Image from russianroulettehitscannes.wordpress.com Books by Elias Canetti The ancestors of Mr. Canetti were Sephardi Jews who were expelled from Spain in 1492. Canetti came […]
A 14th Century book is found hidden in a wall in a monastery, inside it there is a map which points to a cave filled with outstanding paintings on its walls. The book is sent to Paris for restoration where Hugo Pineau, a literary historian, enlists the help of Luc Simard, an archaeologist to find the cave.
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About: Bringing Down Gaddafi: On the Ground with the Libyan Rebels by Andrei Netto is a non-fiction book telling the story of the author, a Brazilian journalist. Mr. Netto traveled to Libya to witness firsthand the uprising against Gaddafi. 320 pages Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Trade Language: English ISBN-10: 1137279125 My rating for Bringing Down Gaddafi — […]
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Marvel announced a female Thor to take over in the comics. Does that mean that Thor is now a Disney Princess? Overall, it should be an interesting arc in the comics (nothing is permanent, not even death), they are entrusting the line to very talented writers and artists. Fun Facts Friday: George Bernard Shawtinyurl.com/lkthgch #BookReview Check […]
A terrifying psychological suspense with so many twists that the ending will leave you breathless.
What would you do if you began to suspect one day that someone was out to get you? Really get you. But you had absolutely no idea who it was.
1) In “Animal Farm” Orwell criticized the Russian Government and communism. 2) Old Major is paralleled to Karl Marx and the farmer is paralleled to the Czar. 3) Napoleon, rising to power thru force, is paralleled to Joseph Stalin. 4) Snowball, an animal with good ideas, good intentions who was forced out and blamed for […]
This novel was a delightful summer read, quick, funny and easy to ingest. The storytelling and dialog are sharp and funny, and the characters are engaging and natural.
©2014 When a writer sets out to tell the story of an event or short period of their lives they are not always aware of the inherent dangers of doing so. Celebrities who decide to put pen to paper, for all sorts of motivations, can get away with 'telling it like it is' to a […]