New sentiments and old friends

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Well this dropped on the doorstep yesterday. I have only read Madame Bovary years ago so as I am wanting to try as part of my forthcoming blog goals page is to try and reach a 100 french books this year as I am only 29 books away from that total this new translation from Oxford university press of sentimental education the tale of Frédéric Moreau journey into manhood from country to Paris as the country under goes great changes.

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Then today I got latest  and the first in this year’s fairy tale series from another old friend Peirene press this tale of a gorilla told from his point of view as he struggles  with the the human world and human weakness. Also in the package was the latest Peirene newspaper which I am so.proud to have my blog mentioned as one to read for international literature

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7 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. vicky blake
    Feb 03, 2016 @ 16:54:21

    Of course they should mention you. Your blog is simply extraordinary!

    Reply

  2. MarinaSofia
    Feb 03, 2016 @ 19:59:40

    Congratulations – so pleased to see you, Tony, Jacqui, Claire and 1st reading on that list – all blogs I admire and follow! Now to discover the rest…

    Reply

  3. Melissa Beck
    Feb 03, 2016 @ 21:23:35

    Great list of bloggers! Congrats for making the list, Stu. Well-deserved.

    Reply

  4. JacquiWine
    Feb 04, 2016 @ 08:25:39

    How lovely, Stu – very well deserved!

    Reply

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