Daily Archives: 31st July 2013

A large part of Copout’s subject matter is dreams. Half of the book’s text takes place in dreamscapes. So what do I think of dreams, you must surely want to know? Why did I write a book that gives so much time to them? I’ll answer the second question first. […]


Suite Française by Irène Némirovsky My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’m not personally keen on historical fiction. I like the idea in principle but not in practice. Somehow, despite the drama of the events, I’m not very susceptible to the charms of reading about fictional people in real times, […]

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