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01 July 2012

Books read in June

I seem to be on record pace this year.

June's reading:
2666  by  Roberto Bolaño
Helena, or the sea in summer  by  Julian Ayesta
King Cophetua by Julien Gracq
The Garden of Secrets by Juan Goytisolo
The Skating Rink  by  Roberto Bolaño
A Land so Strange  by  Andrés Reséndez
Rivers of Gold  by  Hugh Thomas
Borges and the Eternal Orangutans  by  Luís Fernando Veríssimo
The General in his Labyrinth  by  Gabriel García Márquez
Trés  by  Roberto Bolaño
Dark Back of Time  by  Javier Marías
The Return  by  Roberto Bolaño
The Solitudes by Luis de Góngora
The Notebook  by  José Saramago
The Walk  by  Robert Walser


  1. You've given me reading envy, R.R.--that's a hell of a month there! Nice blog, by the way; I'll try and visit again soon as we seem to have a lot of authors in common. Cheers!

  2. Thank you, Richard. I must say I find your blog one of the best on the web, and will be reading along for some of the Spanish lit month. Cheers

    1. Thanks for the kind words. I hope you'll be returning to posting soon, by the way!