Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami

It is not normal for leeches to rain down from the sky onto a parking lot on the highway.  Nor is it normal for slick, black snow to…

Memorias

When my childhood days were spent in long, boring visits to relatives and parents’ friends, one of the pastimes was to comb the titles on their obscure libraries. …

There’s no place like London
Part two: the Streets

If you wish to know Great Britain better, to start from London could be a nice idea. Try starting from its streets: neat, large, full of cars moving…

On the Road
If a book is not worth reading twice, it is not worth reading once

When the book first hit the public, in 1957, it really hit the public.  At first sight this book was telling the story of a group of American…

Best in London right now

Well, not everything and not always, of course, but quite. At least in the past month. October 5th was the 50th anniversary of the first 007 movie installment,…