The Sunday Post #2

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer. It’s a chance to share News. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog.You can find the original post here. I complained about last … Continue reading The Sunday Post #2

On not finishing books and other bookish sins

In July, I took part in #Middlemarchalong, a readalong of George Eliot’s famous 1872 novel, Middlemarch, hosted by Claire Fenby. Claire organised things so well with a discord chat, and weekly videos to discuss various topics of the book. It was really nice to feel connected to other readers and feeling this sense of community. … Continue reading On not finishing books and other bookish sins

Édouard Louis, The End of Eddy (En finir avec Eddy Bellegueule, 2014)

In this autobiographical novel, Édouard Louis retells his troubled childhood as a gay boy growing up in a rural working class family. In the first part of the book, he sets the background by relaying the daily life of the village and his family - a milieu he grew in opposition to. In the second … Continue reading Édouard Louis, The End of Eddy (En finir avec Eddy Bellegueule, 2014)