Guest post: Around the world in 28 novels, by Kent MacCarter (part two)

28 books, 28 authors, 28 countries... and one year by Kent MacCarter See part one What are some of the hurdles in finding all the books? Translations into English, and the lack thereof, has proven to be the largest hurdle in cobbling together my reading list. Not a surprise. It’s my own fault I’m not … Continue reading Guest post: Around the world in 28 novels, by Kent MacCarter (part two)

Guest post: Around the world in 28 novels, by Kent MacCarter (part one)

28 books, 28 authors, 28 countries... and one year by Kent MacCarter Why am I embarking this reading project? I was two weeks shy of age eighteen before I read my first novel, fuelled by my own motivation. I’ll start this post, cathartically, with that embarrassing, stale, shrivelled yet undeniable fact. It was Fitzgerald’s The … Continue reading Guest post: Around the world in 28 novels, by Kent MacCarter (part one)