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winstonsdad · 3d ago

The mystery of the three orchids by Augusto De Angelis

  The mystery of the three orchids by Augusto De Angelis Italian crime novel Original title – Il misterodelletreorchidee Translator – Jill Foulston Source – Library Well I do the second from...
winstonsdad · 4d ago

Dear Reader by Paul Fournel

Dear reader by paul Fournel French fiction Original title – La Liseuse Translator – David Bellos Source – Library book Well we enter the second week of Pushkin Press fortnight with a quirky ...
winstonsdad · 6d ago

Winstons books some New arrivals a epic Basque novel

Well its been a good first week of Pushkin Press fortnight, I reviewed Four books and I was so pleased to see my fellow blogger joining in with there own choice. Well a break for the weekend...
winstonsdad · 1w ago

Summer before the dark by Volker Weidermann

Summer before the dark by Volker Weidermann German fiction Original title – Ostende. 1936, Sommer der Freundschaft Translator – Carol Brown Janeway Source – Library book When Lizze mentioned...
winstonsdad · 1W ago

Bird in a cage by Frédéric Dard

    Bird in a cage by Frédéric Dard French Noir fiction Original title – Le Monte-charge Translator – David Bellos Source – Library book This is my third choice for Pushkin press fortnight a...
winstonsdad · 1W ago

The crew by Joseph Kessel

  The Crew by Joseph Kessel French fiction Original title – L’Équipage Translator – Andre Naffis-Sahely Source -Library book Well today on the second day of Pushkin press fortnight , I move ...
winstonsdad · 1W ago

The french Father by Alain Elkmann

  The French Father by Alain Elkmann Italian fiction Original title – Il padre francese Translator – Alastair McEwen Source – personnel copy Well I chose this to be the first book of the sec...
winstonsdad · 1W ago

Our lady of the Nile by Scholastique Mukasonga

    Our lady of the Nile by Scolastique Mukasonga Rwandan fiction Original title – Notre Dame du Nil Translator – Melaine Mauther Source – Library book I was rather shocked when last week I ...
winstonsdad · 2W ago

Echoland by Per petterson

Echoland by Per Petterson Norwegian Fiction Original title – Ekkoland Translator – Don Bartlett I was in the library the other day looking for some new books to read that may be on the Man b...
winstonsdad · 2W ago

His name is David by Jan Vantoortelboom

His name is David by Jan Vantoortelboom Dutch fiction (Flemish) original title – Meester Milraillette Translator  –  Vivien  D Glass Source – review copy I was sent this by the dutch based p...