Better read than dead – books and reading

A selection of posts from In That Howling Infinite on books and authors
        Sailing to Byzantium – Richard Fidler’s Ghost Empire
The View From a Balcony in Jerusalem –  Journalist John Lyon’s Israel memoir
The Sport of Kings – CE Morgan’s “great American novel”
Outside looking in– Nick Cater’s The Lucky Culture
What have the Romans done for us? – Mary Beard’s SPQR
Fact or friction = fiction – considering historical fiction
Go ask Alice. I think she’ll know – celebrating Alice’s 150th birthday
The Incorrigible Optimists Club – Jean-Michel Guenassia’s debut masterpiece
Laugh out loud – listing the funniest books eve
Legends, bibles, plagues – Bob Dylan’s Nobel lecture
Cuddling up to Caligula – the fictional warm and fuzzy emperor
O Little Town of Bethlehem – the biography of a famous town