Did You Finish Your Spin?

Book The End

Today's the Day! On the 15th April, we announced the latest Classic Club Spin, challenging you to read book 19 on your CC Spin #20 list by 31st May 2019. Did you read your book? Did you write about it, or not? What's Next? In the comments below, tell us what book you read, and what you thought … Continue reading Did You Finish Your Spin?

Classic Author Focus: Halldór Laxness

Perhaps the selection of Halldór Laxness doesn't quite fit in with my idea of writing about lesser-known classic authors. Certainly, Icelanders know who he is, but I'm not sure how well known he is in the rest of the world. He is Iceland's Nobel Prize winner, having received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1955. Although … Continue reading Classic Author Focus: Halldór Laxness