'First Love' by Ivan Turgenev

This edition of ‘First Love’ was published as part of Penguin’s ‘Great Loves’ boxset – a collection that I have no recollection of ever buying or being given. It’s not the sort of thing I would usually choose – being about a) romance, and b) a teenage boy with a crush on an older woman, […]

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It turns out I’m a sucker for a good bingo card, so I’ve signed up for #ArmedWithABingo with the above card.I’m not sure yet which books I’ll be reading for all these squares, but I’ve got a few ideas, and I’m sure I’ll have fun figuring out the rest. I’m starting with the book I […]