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If on a winter's night a traveler - Italo Calvino

Title : If on a winter’s night a traveler (Se una note d’inverno un viaggiatore)
Author : Italo Calvino (1979)
Translator : William Weaver… 1,478 more words

Review 2014

Everything is Illuminated [Book Review]

Published: April 16, 2001
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
Pages: 276
Genre(s): Historical Fiction(?), Contemporary Fiction(?), Literary Fiction(?)

You can view a summary of Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer  383 more words

Book Reviews

Santa Evita

This is an odd book. It was buried on book mountain and I can’t remember what prompted me to buy it. Perhaps it was one of those sent to me by a book club that I never bothered to send back. 316 more words

Books

STATION ELEVEN's humanity and sensitivity elevate post-apocalyptic premise to literary fiction

   

Station Eleven

By Emily St. John Mandel

Knopf, Sept. 9, 2014

$24.95, 352 pages

In this spellbinding novel of a post-apocalyptic world, St. John Mandel ponders whether art can save us — or at least help us to maintain our humanity long enough to start rebuilding our world. 831 more words

Book Reviews

Courrier Sud - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Title : Courrier Sud (Southern Mail/Pesawat Pos Selatan)
Author : Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1929)
Translator : Prof. Dr. Apsanti Djokosujatno
Publisher : Komodo Books
Edition : Cetakan Pertama, Februari 2010… 717 more words

Classic

Legalized prostitution - where do we draw the line?

The question of the pros and cons of legalizing prostitution is not new. Many countries have legalized it on the simple basis of civil rights – that “sex workers” should have the same civil rights and liberties as any one else, access to health care, pay taxes, benefits etc. 406 more words

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