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James Baldwin – Go Tell it on the Mountain

John is Reverend Grimes’ son, which is an upright preacher faithful until almost reaching fanaticism, inflexible until almost reaching sadism. Everyone expects the boy...

Ray Bradbury – Farewell Summer

The Enchanted Summer tells the story of Tom, Doug, John and other kids (and adults) who live in Green Town, a small town in...

Robert A. Heinlein – The moon is a harsh mistress

How a revolution is born In 2075 the moon is used as a penal colony by the Terrans, where all types of scum are exiled....

Loren D. Estleman – Frames

A cinema detective Valentino is a UCLA archivist and likes to call himself a film detective, since his main occupation is to find and recover...

The Sky Is Red

1944. In the slum of a rural town, Carla and Giulia, hardly more than children, live together with their grandma. Carla is tough, determined...

Kazuo Ishiguro – Never Let Me Go

The gears of destiny Tommy, Ruth and Kathy are raised in a very peculiar boarding school, where the students are taught to appreciate and master...

Haruki Murakami – A Wild Sheep Chase

An ad within an online publication shows an old picture representing a herd. Some time later, the trustee of an old extreme right-wing ideologist...

Robert Graves – I, Claudius

The book, a fake autobiography, tells the story of Claudius' life from his childhood until the day he is proclaimed emperor. A very appropriate literary...

George R. R. Martin – Fevre Dream

Louisiana, 1857. Abner Marsh, a renowned steamboat captain educated on the Mississippi river, founds himself beggared because of a series of unfortunate events, which...

Joe R. Lansdale – The Magic Wagon

 An odd saga Texas, 1909.   While the saga of the West  is quite over,  an eccentric rag-tag band wanders from city to city in a...