Book Club

67 BOOK The White Desert (2023)

Luis López Carrasco (Murcia, 1981) “For some people, remembering is adding images, but I believe that remembering is updating emotions.” I think what I’m about to write should be titled: “How to appreciate a book you haven’t enjoyed.” I’m a big fan
January 23, 2024

75 BOOK Nothing is True (2022)

Verónica Raimo (Rome – 1978) “They say that when a writer is born into a family, that family is finished.” This was the book selected for February in my local book club. The verdict was unanimous: we all loved it! I thoroughly
February 19, 2024

73_BOOK: “The Savage” (2016)

Guillermo Arriaga (Mexico – 1958) Revisiting this book is an absolute delight. I decided to do so since it was the book we discussed in our virtual book club. I have immense admiration for our friends in the club who don’t have
February 12, 2024

43 BOOK Patria (2016)

Fernando Aramburu (Spain, 1959) “Sometimes, life is so simple that it becomes complicated.” This book has firmly secured place among my favourites in contemporary Spanish literature. I could read it MANY more times. Currently revisiting it for our book club, “Patria” is
January 23, 2024

41 BOOK: The Battles in the Desert (1981)

Author: José Emilio Pacheco (Mexico, 1939) ‘No one chooses how they are born, where they are born, when they are born, or to whom they are born.’ I believe this book should be mandatory reading for all Mexicans. It would help increase
January 23, 2024

23 BOOK: The Fugitive (2007)

Sergio Ramírez (Nicaragua, 1942) Personal Reflection: “The Fugitive” is a book that initially puzzled me due to its narrative. I couldn’t understand if everything was fiction or what was happening. I have the habit of not researching in advance about the content
January 22, 2024