After a very hot trip to Nicosia I am now not going further than Pissouri Village (for food shopping and the occasional meal out) – and am sticking to reading, swimming and lazing about. That’s enough of an effort in the heat: after all, what better way to exercise brain and body?
Tea Obreht’s winner ‘The Tiger’s Wife’ is all it is claimed to be: well written, clever, fascinating stories and an excellent read. It’s a very unusual book and deserved winning the Orange Prize for Fiction in my view.
I have just had to check the date and reminded myself that the Literary Give Away date is coming up fast. Easy to forget when one day just runs into the next. Definitely coming up now: