2 Followers
24 Following
Teiresias1960

Teiresias1960

Currently reading

Don Quixote
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Edith Grossman, Harold Bloom
The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914
Christopher Clark
If on a Winter's Night a Traveler
William Weaver, Italo Calvino
Chaos: The Making of a New Science
James Gleick
Apollo
'Catherine Bly Cox', 'Charles Murray'
How Proust Can Change Your Life
Alain de Botton
Remembrance of Things Past: Volume I - Swann's Way & Within a Budding Grove
Marcel Proust, Terence Kilmartin, C.K. Scott Moncrieff
Inferno: The World at War, 1939-1945
Max Hastings
The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction
Helen Merrick, Edward James, Farah Mendlesohn
Today
July
23
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Edith Grossman, Harold Bloom
William Weaver, Italo Calvino
'Catherine Bly Cox', 'Charles Murray'
Marcel Proust, Terence Kilmartin, C.K. Scott Moncrieff
Helen Merrick, Edward James, Farah Mendlesohn
September 2016
19
read and rated
September 2016
18
finished reading:
June 2016
30
read and rated
June 2016
29
finished reading:
March 2015
30
reviewed:
The Story of Tea is a beautiful piece of work, valuable to all tea lovers. Many gorgeous photographs suggest the cultivative ...
The Story of Tea: A Cultural History and Drinking Guide - Mary Lou Heiss, Robert J. Heiss
read and rated
started reading:
March 2015
24
read and rated
reviewed:
The Song of Achilles is a beautifully written account of the life and doom of Achilles from the perspective of his best frien...
The Song of Achilles - Madeline Miller
read and rated
finished reading:
March 2015
23
finished reading:
January 2015
22
reviewed: Master Han's Daughter: Tales From Depraved Neo-Tokyo
Based on a review I had read, I was expecting a novel that included all of my favorite elements: Sci Fi + Cyberpunk + Neo-To...
January 2015
14
liked:
December 2014
31
reviewed: 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
After reading most of Haruki Murakami's oeuvre, it's safe to say that he is my favorite living writer. At his best, he can pa...
1Q84 - Jay Rubin, Philip Gabriel, Haruki Murakami
read
November 2014
13
October 2014
25
finished reading:
September 2014
29
finished reading:
August 2014
4
finished reading:
July 2014
10
finished reading:
June 2014
01
reviewed: Accelerando (Singularity)
Charles Stross...injects...? (I was going to say throws, but that's somehow inadequate) more ideas into one's brain per page ...
Accelerando (Singularity) - Charles Stross
finished reading:
April 2014
11
finished reading:
finished reading:
February 2014
5
finished reading:
February 2014
02
reviewed: Bookstore Tourism: The Book Addict's Guide to Planning & Promoting Bookstore Road Trips for Bibliophiles & Other Bookshop Junkies
Larry Portzline had a great idea: Help save struggling independent bookstores by promoting "Bookstore Tourism," the goal of ...
Bookstore Tourism: The Book Addict's Guide to Planning & Promoting Bookstore Road Trips for Bibliophiles & Other Bookshop Junkies - Larry Portzline
finished reading:
January 2014
10
finished reading:
December 2013
29
reviewed: girls
I came to this book as a result of a review I read that described it as a modern day "Lolita." It's not that. I'm not even ...
girls - Nic Kelman, Iris Weinstein