Category Archives: Books

Le Griffon

The latest Asterix comic book is available since this morning in the shops all over France. It is number 39 and fits very well in my collection. I have of course read it immediately when I got home The release … Continue reading

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Buck Danny

I received yesterday the latest comic book available in the new series. I had an very enjoyable time reading it this afternoon till I realized it was the 1st part of 2 and I do not know when the second … Continue reading

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More comic books

Going through my lists of books “to get” I realised to my horror that I was missing the last 3 Buck Danny. I immediately logged on to the publishing company Dupuis‘s web site and ordered the missing items. They arrived … Continue reading

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Swallows flying low

The weather forecast predicted rain and wind, the swallows are flying very low, which is a sure sign of bad weather and yet I am sitting in the sun with my after lunch espresso and a glass of red wine. … Continue reading

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More books to read

Walked into town this afternoon to get a couple of books on my wanted list. Although Marseille is in my heart, I was born in Paris Note from the author Paris, my city, I have seen it change at the … Continue reading

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Disappointing

Finished the book I bought a couple of days ago. Nothing to rave about. 🇬🇧 I didn’t like it and I admit I skipped a few pages. Most of the book refers to old age illnesses, experienced or feared.It is … Continue reading

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Something to read

Over the past few days I had no problems reading the book from Florence which I went through in one go non-stop. But then again I have always like real life stories about the sea and sailing. This one, although … Continue reading

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Hot from the press

Just walked into town to pick up from the bookshop the book I had ordered. Am looking forward to read it. Florence Arthaud, nicknamed “the little fiancée of the Atlantic”, born on 28 October 1957 in Boulogne-Billancourt and died on … Continue reading

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Books

Am in a reading mood. I downloaded for an exorbitant 0,99€ the complete works of M. Jean de la Fontaine. Only 2030 pages to go

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Comic books

I have already finished the “BDs” (Bandes Dessinées – Comic strips) I picked up last week in my favorite comic book shop in town. Time to prepare a new list to be ordered I guess. Keep reading

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