No big deal…

I know I’m going to break your heart, but I have to: J. K. Rowling didn’t invent heroes. Harry Potter is just one of a multitude of characters that can fit in the hero-mold. The hero-mold is a plot, a hero-machine old of millennia. It always works the same way. It has been thought to … Continue reading No big deal…

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L’importanza di chiamarti amore

Un romanzo... D'amore. Quello che chiameremmo amore fine a se stesso. Niente epiche battaglie, considerazioni profonde o avventure mozzafiato. Il libro, fin dal titolo, parla da sé, perciò non sprecheremo fiato a rovinare la storia spendendo inutili parole sulla trama, indegne di riferirsi a un sentimento tanto nobile. Che poi si sa, in amore a … Continue reading L’importanza di chiamarti amore

Reluctant concubine

A breath-tacking novel in a fantastic ancient island where people can heal the worst injuries with the power of their spirit, where lords and kings rule over servants and slaves, where a Forgotten City hides the knowledge of the world, where a girl fights against her past, besides her present and for her future. A … Continue reading Reluctant concubine