May 30, 2021 | Albert Camus, French
I thought I wouldn't like this book. I didn't like the first part, which described the spread of the plague. But the plague is not actually the point. What matters is how people react to it.
May 27, 2021 | Albert Camus, French
Jan 27, 2018 | French, Language and Culture
Nov 30, 2016 | French, Global Collections
Apr 5, 2020 | Fyodor Dostoevsky, Russian
I was happy with the Garnett translation; not so happy with the Nietzschean philosophy.
Jan 24, 2018 | Global Collections, Russian
Jan 18, 2021 | José Rizal, Spanish
"The Noli" has been abridged, adapted, bowdlerized, and translated with several different titles, so there’s definitely some potential for confusion.
May 1, 2020 | Cervantes, Spanish
Dec 9, 2017 | José Rizal, Spanish
Jul 20, 2017 | Chinese
I'd bet far more people have heard of this influential Chinese classic than have read it.
Mar 25, 2017 | Chinese, Language and Culture
Jan 7, 2017 | Chinese
May 11, 2016 | Chinese, Language and Culture
May 22, 2018 | Japanese, Language and Culture
Nope. Still not a fan of Wes Anderson.
Oct 24, 2017 | Japanese