As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams, by Lady Sarashina, tr. Ivan Morris (1971)

Click on the link below to read my review: As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams: Recollections of a Woman in Eleventh-Century Japan, by Lady Sarashina, tr. Ivan Morris (1971) About the book As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams: Recollections of a Woman in Eleventh-Century Japan, 1989, tr. Ivan Morris, 176 p. Goodreads . My rating: 3,5…

Anne of Green Gables, by Lucy Maud Montgomery (1908)

Click on the link below to read my review: Anne of Green Gables, by Lucy Maud Montgomery (1908) About the book Puffin Books (Puffin in Bloom), 2014, 464 p. Goodreads Puffin Classics, 2008, 429 p. Goodreads First published in 1908 My rating: 4 stars The novel was made into a movie several times: Anne of Green Gables (1919), a silent…

The Fire-Dwellers, by Margaret Laurence (1969)

Click on the link below to read my review: The Fire-Dwellers, by Margaret Laurence (1969) About the book New Canadian Library, 2008, 320 p. Goodreads  University of Chicago Press, 1993, 282 p. Goodreads Virago Modern Classics, 1988, 288 p. Goodreads First published in 1969 My rating: 5 stars This book was read for The Classics Club, my Virago Modern Classics…

Hot Milk, by Deborah Levy (2016)

Click on the link below to read my review: Hot Milk, by Deborah Levy (2016) About the book Hamish Hamilton, 2016, 218 p. Goodreads Bloomsbury, 2016, 218 p. Goodreads Man Booker Prize (2016) & Goldsmiths Prize Nominee (2016) My rating: 5 stars This book was read for 20 Books of Summer

Masks, by Fumiko Enchi, tr. Juliet Winters Carpenter (1958)

Click on the link below to read my review: Masks, by Fumiko Enchi, tr. Juliet Winters Carpenter, 1983 (女面, Onna Men, 1958) About the book Vintage, 2015,  tr.  Juliet Winters Carpenter, 155 p. Goodreads First published in 1958 Original title: 女面 [Onnamen] My rating: 4,5 stars This book was read for Japanese Reading Challenge 11

The Charioteer, by Mary Renault (1953)

Click on the link below to read my review: The Charioteer, by Mary Renault (1953) About the book Virago Modern Classics, 2013, 432 p. Goodreads Open Road Media, 2013, 352 p. Goodreads Vintage Books, 2003, 347 p. Goodreads First published in1953 My rating: 4 stars This book was read in June for The Virago Modern Classics Book Club & 20 Books…

Nightwood by Djuna Barnes (1936)

Click on the link below to read my review: Nightwood by Djuna Barnes (1936) About the book New Directions, 2006, 182 p. Goodreads Faber & Faber, 2014, 211 p. Goodreads First published in 1936 My rating: 4,5 stars

Desperate Characters, by Paula Fox (1970)

Click on the link below to read my review: Desperate Characters, by Paula Fox (1970) About the book W. W. Norton Company, 2015, 192 p. Goodreads Flamingo, 2003, 176 p. Goodreads First published in 1970 My rating: 4 stars The book was made into a movie starring Shirley MacLaine in 1971 (IMDb).

Hetty Dorval, by Ethel Wilson (1947)

Click on the link below to read my review: Hetty Dorval, by Ethel Wilson (1947) About the book: Persephone Books, 2005, 130 p. Goodreads New Canadian Library, 2008, 132 p. Goodreads First published in 1947 My rating: 4 stars This book was read for 20 Books of Summer & for my Persephone Books Reading Project