Favorite Quotes

"My education was the liberty I had to read indiscriminately and all the time, with my eyes hanging out."


— Dylan Thomas

Reader's Link



Soul food

Soul Mountain

Title: Soul Mountain
By: Xingjian Gao

Whether or not the Nobel Committee was looking for an excuse to honor a Chinese writer, they did this one right. Soul Mountain has the intense clarity of mountain light, so sharp it hurts -- and exhilarates. It is also, unexpectedly perhaps, extremely funny, and at times raunchy. It exercises all the senses.

Soul Mountain is a prime choice for book groups. Check out our kit and revel in the discussion that ensues.

View similarly tagged posts: fiction

Posted by curious on Jan. 6, 2011 at 8:15 a.m.
0 Comments

Comments

No comments have been posted.

Post a Comment

Book Kits

To help your book discussion group, we've gathered a collection of popular paperback titles and sorted them into kits which can be sent to you upon request.

Learn more... Browse titles...

Upcoming Book Events...

There are no book events scheduled for the next 4 days.... See the Online Calendar for a full list of library events.