Great Steinbeck

On Leave by Daniel Anselme

'"So where were you? Where were you when we were fighting?"'

Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky

'Sleepiness and delirium seized him once more. Oblivion came over him'

Night at the Crossroads by Georges Simenon - image

Night at the Crossroads by Georges Simenon

'Maigret looked him right in the eye. He saw the sadness in that eye, which slowly turned away'
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Inferno by Dante - image

Inferno by Dante

'With fingernails, each tore off showers of scabs, as might a fish knife when it's skinning bream'
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Helena Attlee's Top Five - image

Helena Attlee's Top Five

'The author of The Land Where Lemons Grow gives us a tour of her bookshelf'
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The Haunted Life by Jack Kerouac - image

The Haunted Life by Jack Kerouac

'It is fate only after it has happened'
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