Tag Archives: Holland

In Search of Glory

Napoleon: Life, legacy, and image: A biography by Alan Forrest is an interesting biography about the famous Corsican man of humble beginnings who promoted himself to Emperor in the 19th century. I have always been fascinated by Napoleon and decided … Continue reading

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J’accuse

The Spy:A Novel by Paulo Coelho is a short book based on the life of Mata Hari. Translated from the original Portuguese, it is an interesting story of a famous woman dancer who was executed as a spy in France … Continue reading

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Dear Old Dad

The Dinner by Herman Koch is a phenomenal novel!  After hearing a brief radio review of the story, I decided to check it out.  My month long wait in the library cue was well worth it. This is a dark … Continue reading

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