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1950 Doris Lessing - The Grass Is Singing

Loved the Golden Notebook, heard this is fantastic as well and all her papers are here at UT!

An interesting point of View

An interesting point of View

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25 Genre Novels That Should be Classics

Winner of the 1991 Booker Prize for fiction, The Famished Road tells the story of Azaro, a spirit-child. Though spirit-children rarely stay long in the painful world of the living, when Azaro is born he chooses to fight death.

Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening: How I Learned the Unexpected Joy of a Green Thumb and an Open Heart

Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening: How I Learned the Unexpected Joy of a Green Thumb and an Open Heart

As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though there waits someone who cares deeply about how they appear. Then, they meet a man with a disturbing story to tell and become drawn into a fantasy of violence and obsession.

The Comfort Of Strangers by Ian McEwan, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

The time frame is the 1960s during the country's Nigerian-Biafran War. The main characters are on the Biafran side of the conflict. The story is told through three different points of view: Ugwu, a young teenage boy who represents the people of the outlying villages; his tribe clings to a more traditional, tribal way of life; Olanna, the daughter of well-to-do city-dwellers; and Richard, a white ex-patriot originally from England, who falls in love with Olanna's twin sister.

I enjoyed Americanah so much I decided to try out the second book by author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Half of a Yellow Sun.

Joseph Heller - Catch-22: Signed First Edition | From a unique collection of antique and modern books at http://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/more-furniture-collectibles/books/

Joseph Heller - Catch-22: Signed First Edition

Ian Rankin is a true literary genius, his books are fantastic & his characters are truly believeable. Love him!!

I wanted to show you how I have already lost 24 pounds from a new natural weight loss product and want others to benefit aswell. - Ian Rankin is a true literary genius, his books are fantastic & his characters are truly believeable.

The Black Jacket Mystery

The Trixie Belden Series - My favorite series as a teenager. I loved them. You can keep your Nancy Drew, I loved Trixie.

The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Moshin Hamid (it will be an interesting movie)

Review: The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid

"Tusitala", le raconteur d'histoires ou RLS (Stevenson)

Treasure Island, written by Robert Louis Stevenson in is a classic tale of pirates and buried treasure, which created many of the pirate tropes, including X marks the spot on a Treasure Map to show where the Pirate Booty is hidden.

The Barrytown Trilogy - The Commitments; The Snapper; The Van - Roddy Doyle

The Barrytown Trilogy - The Commitments; The Snapper; The Van - Roddy Doyle. Looking forward to reading his most recent one - love the way he writes

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