One Hundred Years Of Solitude

Just finished reading this masterpiece. Usually, I’m done with a book in a couple of weeks, but, for some reason, this one took 5 months. It’s not because the book is boring or too long. You see, some of the events that are described by Gabriel García Márquez are not that easy to absorb. You’ll need to think them through. The other thing that slowed me down was the amount and the names of main characters. The story is about seven generations of Buendía family (about 40 characters). Many of them are named after their ancestors, so it’s easy to mix them up. ‘One Hundred Years Of Solitude’ is novel… Read More

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The Book Thief

This is not just a book. This is a piece of magic! You might not realize it now, but you absolutely have to read this masterpiece. It will make you live a whole range of emotions from a smile to rage, from satisfaction to utter desperation. And don’t forget to prepare your tissues, trust me – you’ll need them. At first it might seem like a story about a little girl, her passions, her family and her life. But it is much more global that that. Everyone will have something to learn from this book. So, read it yourself and spread it as much as you can. P.S. There is a film… Read More

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