Camus having a laugh.

Albert Camus

Albert Camus

Albert Camus

Albert Camus

Albert Camus

Albert Camus by Cecil Beaton, 1946

Albert Camus

Lyrical and Critical Essays by Albert Camus - beautiful, musical prose

camus- the stranger | The weirdest, most disturbing book I've read since Kafka's The Trial. 10/10 would read again.

Seamus Heaney, poet

HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH: Stations for grammar, independent reading, discovering theme, essay revision, story writing and more.

46 Brilliant Short Novels You Can Read In A Day...read a book about reading a book a day... Reading Challenge

Hemingway: books to read in your youth. In 1934, a young writer tramped across the country to talk to Ernest Hemingway at his Key West, FL home. Along with the advice on writing he...

Study Finds That Reading Tolstoy & Other Great Novelists Can Increase Your Emotional Intelligence

Susan Sontag remains one of the most interesting minds in modern history, with provocative and prescient beliefs and opinions on everything from visual culture to love and sex to stereotypes and polarities to why lists appeal to us. But arguably her most timeless insights touch on the heart of her own creative material — literature.

Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures, by Kate DiCamillo. Fun and quirky, although at times edging into self-consciously-cutesy territory. I enjoyed the format of the book (mostly text, with occasional cartoon sequences). And this book has to have one of the best beginnings ever. I was sucked in as surely as Ulysses the Squirrel was by Tootie's vacuum cleaner!

Chinua Achebe, Enugu, Nigeria, Eliot Elisofon, 1959.