Unhappy Women Being Mysterious In Paris Part I : In The Café Of Lost Youth

In The Café Of Lost Youth by Patrick Modiano Star Rating: Characters: **** (4 stars) Plot: *** (3 stars) Writing: ***** (5 stars) Overall: **** (4 stars) When one of my favorite regulars at the Bookshop recently asked me what I’d been reading, the only thing I could think to say was, “Mostly novels aboutContinue reading “Unhappy Women Being Mysterious In Paris Part I : In The Café Of Lost Youth”

Book Review: The Post Office Girl by Stefan Zweig

Star Ratings: Characters: *** (3 stars) Character development: **** (4 stars) Plot: **** (4 stars) Writing: **** (4 stars) Overall: **** (4 stars) This is the first of Zweig’s books I’ve read, and after one taste I know it won’t be the last.  Like Christine, our wilted heroine who gets a glimpse of high societyContinue reading “Book Review: The Post Office Girl by Stefan Zweig”