Category Archives: Book

The Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan

By | 25th March 2017

A New History of the World A very interesting and captivating history book by Peter Frankopan. Indeed it is a new history of the world as it tries to look at the events from another perspective. As most of the western world focuses on the development of the West, this book turns back to the… Read More »

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

By | 15th March 2017

Here’s another book review I think you’ll like. I’m talking about Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov. A controversial book, that is also the subject of other books. I wanted to see what was so interesting about it. Here’s what I think about it. It’s an interesting book. With a disputed topic: incest and pedophilia. At least… Read More »

Black Water Lilies by Michel Bussi #review

By | 13th March 2017

It’s a very interesting thriller. This book is not your usual crime novel. A memory, a confession, murder, paint, hope, happiness. It’s a puzzle as you’d expect. But a surprising one I admit. This is the story of obsession and crime. We start in a very funny way with our three women. A girl, a… Read More »

My Name is Red by Orhan Pamuk

By | 8th March 2017

I am a Corpse This is one of my favourite books and I had to write about it. My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk It’s actually a detective book that starts with the chapter ”I am a Corpse”. So we see what happens seconds after the murder we will be investigating. The description of what the victim… Read More »

Homo Deus by Yuval Harari

By | 23rd February 2017

History of Tomorrow After reading Sapiens by Yuval Harari I had to get my hands on his next book. This book is Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow out at the end of last year. The book is a continuation of Sapiens and you get a short preview of the ideas in the last pages of Sapiens.… Read More »