Book blog

1000 before 30 #28: The Goldfinch – Donna Tart

A literary work of art, about a work of art. Possibly my favourite discovery of the year.

Continue reading

Advertisements
Standard
Book blog

1000 books before 30 #22: Life of Pi – Yann Martel

There are very few books that live up to their hype. ‘Life of Pi’ is one of them. Essentially its main character Pi (short for Piscine) is in such a desperate castaway situation that, if swapping tales with Robinson Crusoe, the latter would probably hang his head and admit that life on his island wasn’t so bad.

Continue reading

Standard