José Saramago Baltasar and Blimunda kitap In early 18th-century Lisbon, Baltasar, a soldier who has lost his left hand in battle, falls in love with Blimunda, a young girl with visionary powers. From the day that he follows her home from the auto-da-fe where her mother is burned at the stake,
José Saramago The Stone Raft kitap What if, one day, Europe was to crack along the length of the Pyrenees, separating the Iberian peninsula? In Saramago's lovely fable, the new island is sent spinning, like a great stone raft, towards the Azores. While the authorities panic and tourists
Yuval Noah Harari Homo Deus kitap War is obsoleteYou are more likely to commit suicide than be killed in conflict Famine is disappearingYou are at more risk of obesity than starvation Death is just a technical problemEquality is out – but immortality is in What does our future hold?
Amin Maalouf Ports Of Call kitap A graceful story of love across an insuperable gulf and a powerful allegory for the conflict that has beset the Middle East for the last half century. To call your son Ossyane is like calling him Rebellion. For Ossyane's father it is a gesture of protest
Umberto Eco Numero Zero kitap 1945, Lake Como. Mussolini and his mistress are captured and shot by local partisans. The precise circumstances of Il Duce's death remain shrouded in confusion and controversy. 1992, Milan. Colonna takes a job at a fledgling newspaper financed by a