The Green Crow

Darkness and Company and the Holocaust in Lithuania

Sigitas Parulskis

Burning Cities

Secrets and lies in the Estonian City of Tartu. Kai Aareleid’s lyrical novel Burning Cities is about the disintegration of a family, set largely after the Second World War among the ...

6th November 2017

Kaye Donachie – a painting for The Ice Palace

2nd October 2017

An extract from The Ice Palace by Tarjei Vesaas.

Unn sets off alone to explore the ice palace   The trip to see the ice had been discussed at school during the past few days. Unn had not taken part in it but had heard enough to know w...

28th September 2017

The Beauty of Siddhartha’s Weaknesses

28th September 2017

Christopher Priest on Ice

20th September 2017

The House of Remembering and Forgetting – an introduction to the novel

14th September 2017

Rosemary Friedman: 'Hands'

1st May 2017

José Ovejero: Memories of Madrid

28th April 2017


Nearly eighty years have passed since Franco declared an end to Spain’s bloody civil war, but in the country’s collective memory the conflict is still raging. Julio Llamazares ...

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