Alfanhuí

Alfanhuí, by Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio, ★★★★★ Worth Re-reading! Published in 1951 In English, Alfanhuí Considered the first magic realism book in the Spanish language. Alfanhuí has made a dent in my soul. Colorful and tender, unexpected, unassuming, Alfanhuí is magical. An ode to language, but language that draws with it solid meaning and pregnant with the…

Back to the Classics, 2018

The Back to the Classics Challenge for 2018 is already up. I plan to participate. This would be my 4th year doing it. It’s a challenge that fits my love for the classics. It’s a nice way of seeing what classics others read, and I have much fun picking titles for each of the 12…