Diario castellano – marzo 2018

Diario castellano – marzo 2018

2 de marzo En las semanas recientes Ben y yo hemos estado juntos constantemente; era un alivio pasar un día solo, con mi escritura y mis pensamientos y un libro de Agatha Christie, Los asesinatos ABC. Paseé al lado del Lago Daylesford: estaba un ganso muerto al lado...
School Stories

School Stories

“And here it is worth noticing a rather curious fact, and that is that the school story is a thing peculiar to England. So far as I know, there are extremely few school stories in foreign languages. The reason, obviously, is that in England education is mainly a...
Book List 2015

Book List 2015

Here’s a list of all the books I read in 2015. (r) indicates a repeat reading. (*) indicates a book that had an especial impact on me. A lot of my reading last year was prompted by my trip through Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. Truyen Kieu, Vietnam’s national...
Book List 2014

Book List 2014

Here’s a list of all the books I read in 2014. (r) indicates a repeat reading. (*) indicates a book that had an especial impact on me. The highlights (appropriately enough in a year when I spent so much time reading the Bible) were two novels that use the first...