New-to-Me Authors I Read In 2018 | Top Ten Tuesday

Hi, folks,

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme originally created by The Broke and the Bookish and currently hosted by Jana at That Artsy GirlThis week’s topic is

New-to-Me Authors I Read In 2018

Here’s my list:

  • Delphine de ViganBased on a True Story, tr. George Miller (2017. Original: D’après une histoire vraie, 2015)
  • Carole Maso: Ava (1993)
  • Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir: Butterflies in November, tr. Brian FitzGibbon (2014. Original: Rigning í nóvember, 2004)
  • Dorthe NorsSo Much for that Winter, tr. Misha Hoekstra (2016. Original: Det var så den vinter,  2016/ Minna mangler et øvelokale, 2013 & Dage, 2010)
  • Olga TokarczukFlights, tr. Jennifer Croft (2017. Original: Bieguni, 2007)

That’s all folks. What’s on your list?

Yours truly,

J.


Mary Cassatt, ‘The Tea’, 1880

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12 Comments

  1. All of these books sound interesting. Thank you for telling us about them.

    This is my Top Ten Tuesday post.

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    1. Thank you, Lydia! I loved your take on the topic – now I have so many short stories to read! 🙂

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  2. Pleased to see the excellent Based on a True Story! Fleur Jaeggy was new to me, too, when I read Sweet Days of Discipline last March.

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    1. Thank you, Susan! I will definitely read more by both of them 🙂 I am yet to read Sweet Days of Discipline…

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    1. Thank you! I like the way you have structured your list by genre 🙂

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  3. Some amazing writers on your list Juliana- I’m keen to read Based on a True Story. I have a Nicole Krauss in the 746 but can’t remember which one. I’ll have to check it out.

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    1. Thank you, Cathy! I really liked Vigan’s novel, and Krauss’ was one of my best reads last year. Hope you enjoy both! 🙂

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  4. Flights is on mind – loved it! 😀

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  5. Marti (Bookish Treats) 16 de January de 2019 at 18:38

    Your books sound interesting and the aesthetic of your post is beautiful!

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