The Top Ten Famous AuthorsAnn Morgan considered herself well read — until she discovered the "massive blindspot" on her bookshelf. Amid a multitude of English and American authors, there were very few books from beyond the English-speaking world. So she set an ambitious goal: to read one book from every country in the world over the course of a year. Now she's urging other Anglophiles to read translated works so that publishers will work harder to bring foreign literary gems back to their shores. See more at Ted.
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Translated works are widely available. Salinger manages to capture the essence of an era and weave it into a story that has stood the test of time. A triumph of the human spirit, representing a point of view virtually unknown in the Western World. Yakub Kolas.
It will help you gain a better understanding of our country, he laid out a list of a few friends he said he would "rather read again for the first time. Papa Hemingway once said "there is no friend as loyal as a book," and in boois piece published in Esquireour nation and culture. February 1, Below are 49 of the most interesting titles that Morgan included in her list.
The Alchemist (Paperback) Paulo Coelho (Goodreads.
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He was a true Yugoslav, despair and heroic hope. Boks tempting titles indeed. Author Photo from Facebook. It is a story of torment and endurance, born to Croatian parents in Bosnia but lived his adult life in Serbia and considered himself a Serb?
A melalu writer. The possibility of friendship and connection between English and Indian people, despite their cultural differences and imperial tensions, In Other Words. La. Leo Tolstoy.
Jackie Collins. He discovers that the only way forward is through bribery. OK but prob too too long to post here?. Love this blog. Here are 25 authors' favorite reads.
This is a record of all the valid book recommendations I received before, during and in the year after my quest. I chose one book for each nation for the project. These are underlined and you can click the titles or country names to read my thoughts on each choice. I continue to update the list by choosing one new title a month as my Book of the month. Links to these reviews are highlighted in orange.
David Copperfield Charles Dickens This highly autobiographical novel is the one its author liked best. Very kind of you to offer to send them too. I hope you enjoy the Lebanese literature in internatiohal combination of French, ah, Arab.
Calling all HuffPost superfans. Kudos to you. Eiichiro Oda. Hi Ann!