Friday 11 July 2014

Book Blogger Hop (11th - 17th July)

The Book Blogger Hop is hosted at Ramblings Of A Coffee Addicted Writer and this week's question is:


Do you read books in translation? What are the last 3 books in translation you read?


I do read books that have been translated into English. A couple of the last 3 I've read are also two of my favourite books, Beside The Sea by Veronique Olmi and The Unit by Ninni Holmqvist. I also enjoy Niccolo Ammaniti's novels. 




  1. I've never had to translate as they have all been in English xx

  2. I have only read one book in translation. Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon. One of my all-time favorite books.

    I haven't read the books you mentioned.

    Happy Hopping!!

    Silver's Reviews
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  3. I just looked up 'Beside the Sea' and it looks amazing! If slightly gruesome. I want to read it now! I try to read books from as many countries as possible, so there are a fair few of translations but not a lot! Thanks for sharing :) Hope you have a great weekend!
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    Juli @ Universe in Words

    1. Hi Juli
      It's very good but is probably the most heartbreaking book I've ever read so be warned.
      Enjoy your weekend.

  4. I'll have to look for the ones you mention. I has less than in love with the last translation I read bt I don't know if it was the translation or jut the book!

  5. I have never read any boos by the author. Are they books any good?


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