Chronicle of a Last Summer: A Novel Of Egypt

Goodreads Synopsis: Cairo, 1984. A blisteringly hot summer. A young girl in a sprawling family house. Her days pass quietly: listening to a mother’s phone conversations, looking at the Nile from a bedroom window, watching the three state-sanctioned TV stations with the volume off, daydreaming about other lives. Underlying this claustrophobic routine is mystery and loss. Relatives mutter… Continue reading Chronicle of a Last Summer: A Novel Of Egypt

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The Invoice – An Unfortunately Dull Book

Goodreads Synopsis: A passionate film buff, our hero’s life revolves around his part-time job at a video store, the company of a few precious friends, and a daily routine that more often than not concludes with pizza and movie in his treasured small space in Stockholm. When he receives an astronomical invoice from a random national… Continue reading The Invoice – An Unfortunately Dull Book

March Wrap-Up

What a month it's been. Long and short at the same time. Up and down. It's been a month that's for sure. 🙂 It's been interesting. At the beginning I wrote a post about being goal-less for a month, and it seemed to go okay. Reading: I read 14 books this month! Hooray I feel very… Continue reading March Wrap-Up