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Fridays are for Readers: Nocturnes

I must confess. Though it’s an internationally acclaimed writer, I have just recently discovered Kazuo Ishiguro’s books. I had bought one during my last trip to London in October, at Gatwick Airport while waiting to embark on the plane taking … Continue reading

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Fridays are for Readers: Stupeur et Tremblement

This week we are flying in the far East, but we’re doing through the eyes of a young Belgian woman, Amélie Nothomb. So welcome to Japan. Let’s start from the title: Fear and Trembling. According to Japanese protocol, foreigners wishing … Continue reading

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Fridays are for readers: The solitude of prime numbers

Prime numbers are divisible only by 1 and by themselves. They hold their place in the infinite series of natural numbers, squashed, like all numbers, between two others, but one step further than the rest. They are suspicious, solitary numbers, … Continue reading

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Fridays are for Readers: Small Change*

*It’s the LITTLE Things in Life that Make a BIG Difference! – by Susan & Larry Terkel. How many times have you longed to completely change your life? The starting of a new year and the end of your summer … Continue reading

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Enrico Ghiberto: National Parks

Take two Italian guys ready for adventure equipped with only a tent, sleeping bags and a rusty 1999 Ford Explorer. Then add 7500km, 7 national parks in the United States, and 2000 pictures in 3 minutes.  The result? An amazing photographic … Continue reading

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Fridays are for readers: The Four Quartets

We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And know the place for the first time. I read this quote a year ago while looking at a book … Continue reading

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Fridays are for readers: The Odyssey

Summer has come and is about to go away, but even on holidays books have accompanied our adventures and enriched part of our days. So now we are back with this weekly post, and what book could better represent our … Continue reading

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