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The Death of Jesus

Coetzee finishes with this third story of the boy David after his extensive parable of the two previous installments: “The Childhood of Jesus” (2013), and “The Schooldays of Jesus (2017). All the...

The Tiger and the Acrobat

The Tiger and the Acrobat tells the life of a Siberian tigress from her birth, the loss of her mother, her friendship with a shaman and a boy, up to its death. It is an allegorical story about how the soul...

The House of the Mosque

The novel recounts how the life of a prominent family in an Iranian city named Senejan, the religious bastion of the country, intertwines with the history of Iran - from the permissive moral and religious...

Le premier miracle

This novel narrates the history of intellectuals  who, over the years, have tried to control nuclear energy. A chain of events leads to the conclusion that the following attempts have occurred: beginning...

Beauty is a wound

The Indonesian writer Eka Kuniawan (1975) offers us a series of stories stringed together that is set in several important moments in the history of Indonesia: the Dutch colonization, the Japanese...

The Ministry of Fear

This great novelist's book is set in the city of London during the Second World War. The bombings are daily, the city is reduced to a small area and hundreds of people die daily. In addition, some crimes...

The Friend

It is not a novel, but rather a diary and a small literary game. Everything parts from a real event. A friend of the writer, like her a teacher of literature and writer of some success, commits suicide....