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I recently read 'South of the Border, West of the Sun', by Haruki Murakami and it was such a beautiful book, it has lingered with me since then.I loved the characters in the book; such as Hajime, the main character, whom we watched grow into a man and become the owner of a jazz club and husband and father. I loved the dialogue in the book as well, and the conversations about the jazz musicians, literature and life rang true, and I found myself wondering how much of a reflection they are of…Continue
Started by Sarah Wild in Fiction A-Z (General) Oct 7.
Such a beautiful epic saga, starting in my home town of Adelaide, across to Europe, from World War II to the present. I loved every page as the story unfolded, and brought tears to my eyes as it ended.Continue
Started by Read, Review & Win in Fiction A-Z (General) Aug 25.
We all experience coincindences, but this really is an inspirational book that changes your perspective on random coincidences - and replaces them as mini miracles.Continue
Started by Read, Review & Win in Non-fiction Aug 25.
Amos Walker is one tough private eye whose repertoie of wisecracks seems bottomless. In this latest adventure, set in the decaying city of Detroit, Walker is retained by a police officer to help convince his daugher-in-law's brother to quit a dangerous Mexican gang. Of course like all of these adventures, a simple assignment gets complicated once the bodies start piling up. During the course of his investigation, Walker finds himself involved with a number of colorful characters who populate…Continue
Started by Kim Allen Scott in Detective/Mystery/Crime Aug 17.
Posted by Steve Sailah on July 12, 2014 at 18:53