Showing posts from 2010

Friday night folklore: The Skeleton and the Man in Red

Short stories 341-350

Frankfurter Buchmesse 2011 Challenge: 101 Reykjavik by Hallgrímur Helgason

So sad today

Meme: Top Ten Books I've Read in 2010

Indian Folk-tales and Legends

Short stories 331-340

Friday night folklore: The Christmas Night Dance

Top mysteries challenge review: The Glass Key by Dashiell Hammett

Meme: Top Ten Books I Hope Santa brings

Mouse or Rat? Translation as negotiation

Short stories 321-330

Friday night folklore: The Elves’ Christmas Dance

Reading journal: The Woman in White, entry 1

Mystery review: Tied up in Tinsel by Ngaio Marsh

Dogs and Goddesses

Meme: Top Ten Books I'm Anticipating For 2011

Letters to Alice, on first reading Jane Austen

This made me laugh

List Love 4: 10 Best Horror Novels That Have Been Made Into Good Horror Films

Friday night folklore: Queen Bothilda

A quotation for today

Time for some reading challenges, pt. 3

A breakthrough in the American market for translated books?

Short stories 311-320

Short stories 301-310

Tourists with Typewriters – Critical reflections on contemporary travel writing

Progress report for November and tentative reading plan for December

Reading report for November 2010

Friday night folklore: Grettir the Strong, the Maid and the Elf-man

I have started posting again on the travel/photo blog

Books for Christmas

Time for some reading challenges, pt. 2

Chunkster Challenge Review: The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, père

Oh dear, oh dear! The 2011 Bad Sex Award has been announced

Meme: Top Ten Characters I wish I could be friends with

Frankfurter Buchmesse 2011 Challenge: Englar Alheimsins