Quote: Dalai Lama

Oracle night, Paul Auster


The song of Achilles, Madeline Miller

In memoriam: my grandmother

Family life, Akhil Sharma

Italian cooking

Quote: Evelyn Waugh

The lowland, Jhumpa Lahiri

Shadows in the sun (2007)

The Mussolini canal, Antonio Pennacchi

Quote: Dalai Lama

Death in August, Marco Vichi

A few favorite blogs

Mio fratello è figlio unico (2007)

Quote Marcus Aurelius

The dream of Scipio, Iain Pears