Online travel specialist Travelbird asked ambassadors about their favourite books to help you prepare your travels.
Why does reading makes us want to write?
In 2017 I participated again in the feminist bookclub Our Shared Shelf. Read all about the books I read!
Poetry has a reputation of being hard to understand, but the best way to learn more about it, is to just dive into it.
There are too many interesting things to do in the world.
I have quite an elitist taste in literature (and arts in general, and maybe just life in general). This is not a problem: everybody likes different things and I don’t have to be ashamed of the fact that I like these things. I’m not bothering anyone.
Two years ago, I read Ulysses for the first time. Last semester, I did a course on this incredible book and I reread it.
I don't know if I think this is a good or a bad book.
As some of my readers might know, I love nineteenth-century French literature. So when Patricia Worth contacted me if I wanted to review her new translation of George Sand’s Spiridion, I was very excited. I have wanted to read something by Sand for quite some while now.
A new year and some new reading challenges! I have some cool new reading projects planned.