Visitation - Jenny Erpenbeck

Visitation – Jenny Erpenbeck

Visitation is the first book by Jenny Erpenbeck I’ve read, and it will likely be her last as well. Despite realizing that I could not get along (with…

Novels About Vincent Van Gogh

10 Best Novels About Vincent Van Gogh

I love reading novels about Vincent Van Gogh because he is my favourite painter of all time. I love impressionism the most; it gives me great pleasure looking…

The House of Sleep - Jonathan Coe

The House of Sleep – Jonathan Coe

The House of Sleep is one of Jonathan Coe’s rather strange novels written in 1997. As a person who ponders a lot about sleep, the book’s subject caught…

20 Exciting Books Set in Oxford

20 Exciting Books Set in Oxford

Oxford is one of my favourite cities in the UK, so I needed to list books set in Oxford. The City of Dreaming Spires, Oxford, is home to…

When Strangers Meet - Kio Stark

When Strangers Meet – Kio Stark

When Strangers Meet is a lovely book about the little miracles that happen when you talk to people you don’t know. A simple good morning or hello can…

Islands of Abandonment - Cal Flyn

Islands of Abandonment – Cal Flyn

Islands of Abandonment was written by Scottish author Cal Flyn in 2021 and nominated for many awards, especially The Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction Award. I expected that…

Three Summers - Margarita Liberaki

Three Summers – Margarita Liberaki

Three Summers is the most famous novel by Greek author Margarita Liberaki. Since I miss the summer months, I wanted to read a story that would make me…

20 Exciting Standalone Fantasy Books

20 Exciting Standalone Fantasy Books

Fantasy books are more popular nowadays, with the TV adaptations creating great hype, we are discovering wonderful worlds and characters. Although I read and fell in love with…

Days in the Caucasus - Banine

Days in the Caucasus – Banine

Days in the Caucasus was one of the memoirs I wanted to read for a long time. When I finally read it, I understood why Banine was so…