Cormoran Strike

It starts with a Private Eye: invalided from the army, down on his luck and a gorgeous woman with questionable morals slamming the door on his face. Then there's the smart and efficient good-looking blonde. Together, they solve murders. J.K. Rowling has a talent for using le mot juste. Her captivating writing style worked wonderfully in the magical… Continue reading Cormoran Strike

Books · World

Love in the Time of Cholera, Colombia

How long is "forever" in an impassioned adolescent declaration of love? What does "forever" mean at 70, when faced with the grim cognizance of one's mortality? Colombian Nobel Prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dares to suggest that a vow of "eternal fidelity and everlasting love" could be honoured in Love in the Time of Cholera. The scenes in the book are… Continue reading Love in the Time of Cholera, Colombia