The Invisible Cloak of Whiteness

Why do I read? There is a quote by writer, Laura Miller, that “buying a book is not about obtaining a possession, but about securing a portal.” Nothing could be truer for me. I am currently reading The Wind-up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami. When I read Murakami, I feel like I am entering a […]

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The Beauty of Children’s Books

Given that yesterday was not only Hans Christian Anderson’s birthday, but also International Children’s Book Day, I thought I might write something on this wonderful wealth of literature. I realise my post is a tad late, but I hope you’ll forgive me this. As far as I’m concerned, every day should be International Children’s Book Day! […]

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