Browsing Tag Robertson Davies

Russian Novelists

This year I've been into reading Russians: Tolstoy's War and Peace and Anna Karenina; Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment and The Brothers Karamasov. I put off reading these books for years due to their length. However, once I got into them I found the writing compelling and smooth (apparently they translate well) and easy to read. I've only found one author writing in more...

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Books That Influenced Me The Most

I've read a number of interviews and blog posts in which writers comment upon, or list, books you should read if you want to write. They are interesting, but I wouldn't be so presumptuous to prescribe a reading list for others, particularly a list of books you should read if you want to be a writer. Instead of offering a list of "must read" books, I prefer to list more...

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