A Literary A-Z : A

Here’s a new list of favourites from Beetleypete, and this time it’s all things literary! Since I already write this blog of recommendations, I won’t be playing along on a daily basis this time, but I do recommend to all readers of my blog that they check out Pete’s blog, subscribe to it, and follow his daily alphabetical choices. Make your own comments, too, and include your selections in the mix. Enjoy!

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Thanks to a suggestion from Robbie, writer and cake-maker extraordinaire, I am embarking on a new A-Z. This time, it is about books and authors. You can use the title of any book, fiction or non-fiction, or the surname of any author, as long as it begins with ‘A’. For readers who do not have English as a first language, feel free to include foreign titles. Hopefully, we will all discover lots more about literature, and find many new books and authors to investigate. Before you play along, please check out Robbie’s excellent blog. https://robbiesinspiration.wordpress.com/

I am starting with one of the greatest anti-war books ever written. The powerful novel about the First World War by Eric Maria Remarque, ‘All Quiet On The Western Front’, published in 1929. This tells the story of excited young soldiers from their time at school, through to their harsh military training, and eventual involvement…

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