Monday, April 03, 2006

Bite size books!


Take a break from study and lose yourself in a bite size book. Penguin Publishers have released 70 pocket Penguins to celebrate its 70th anniversary. These titles, all around 50 - 70 pages long, are great introductions to many fine writers published by Penguin over the last 70 years.

They include: Nick Hornby, Albert Camus, P.D. James, Richard Dawkins, Jorge Luis Borges, Roald Dahl, Jonathan Safran Foer, Homer, Paul Theroux, Elizabeth David, Anais Nin, Antony Beevor, Gustave Flaubert, Anne Frank, Hari Kunzru, Simon Schama, William Trevor, George Orwell, Michael Moore, Helen Dunmore, J.K. Galbraith, Gervase Phinn, W.G. Sebald, Ali Smith, Sigmund Freud, Simon Armitage, Hunter S. Thompson, Vladimir Nabokov, Muriel Spark, John Updike, Will Self, H.G. Wells, Noam Chomsky, Jamie Oliver, Virginia Woolf, Zadie Smith, John Mortimer, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Sue Townsend, Primo Levi, Alistair Cooke, William Boyd, Robert Graves, Truman Capote, David Lodge, Anton Chekhov, Claire Tomalin, P.G. Wodehouse, Franz Kafka, Evelyn Waugh, Pat Barker, Joanthan Coe, John Steinbeck and Alain de Botton.

All the titles are available in the CSU Library. Check the catalogue for details. Enjoy!

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