Books, Culture, EN

Books to Read While Social Isolating

I don’t know about you, but I’m still in self-quarantine, which means way more time to do home-based things. Not everybody is in the mood or mental headspace to be productive and do a bunch of online courses. And spending so much time inside four walls can get quite boring (especially knowing you should stay […]

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Books, Culture, PT

Review: Um Amor Incômodo

Um Amor Incômodo é um dos muitos livros da Elena Ferrante, uma das minhas autoras favoritas no momento. Ao longo de suas 173 páginas, conhecemos a história de Delia, uma mulher de 45 anos, e de seu relacionamento complicado com sua família, especialmente com Amalia, sua mãe. O livro começa com Delia retornando a Nápoles, […]

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#CarolTalks, Books, Culture, EN

What I Read in September

September was an interesting month. And, I don’t know about you, but I feel like it lasted a total of 10 seconds. And in this small amount of time, I managed to start various books but finish only two short ones. The Invisible Life of Euridice Gusmão by Martha Batalha The Invisible Life of Euridice […]

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#CarolTalks, Books, Culture

My Top 3 Favorite Fiction Books

One of my oldest and biggest passions is to read books. There is always at least one in my (now enormous) pile of ‘to read’ books, there is always one in my list of ‘to buy’ books and one that I’m reading. I have been binge reading since I was a little kid. I don’t […]

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