Drama

The Mediterranean Wall by Louis-Philippe Dalembert

Translator: Marjolijn De Jager This book entered my to-read queue when I was looking for serious almost-non-fiction picks. It sat on my virtual shelf for quite a while before I got to it. I have read a few others which were written on this topic, but many of the central figures who were refugees were… Continue reading The Mediterranean Wall by Louis-Philippe Dalembert

Drama, Historical fiction

Call Me Athena by Colby Cedar Smith

Narrated by Gail Shalan; Hope Newhouse; Ramiz Monsef As a person who usually prides herself in 'observing' things, I was pretty ashamed to find that I had not noticed the fact that this book was a novel in verse. I started listening to the audiobook and had some difficulty following the narrative because of the… Continue reading Call Me Athena by Colby Cedar Smith