The Slap by Christos Tsiolkas

It is a classic case of ‘ the final straw that breaks the camel’s back.’  Otherwise, you couldn’t see how such a simple and not overly cruel action…

The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Selznick and Scorsese

It is not a graphic novel, it isn’t an illustrated book, neither a simple novel. The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick (relative of David O. Selznick,…

Shame by Steve McQueen

If it’s true that happy families are all alike and that every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way, it’s also true that if addictions are all…

The written word changes abode

Papyrus, parchment, books and finally e-books. The written word has come a long way. Letter by letter, word by word, writing has marched forward, in Indian file, on…

The Book is dead: long live the eBook!

Here are the two articles on ebooks. Click here to read them.…