Defined by modern critics as either pastoral, romance, comedy or tragedy, visit the World Literature book group to discuss this work of a master playwright.
Although a work of fiction, Hardwick’s Sleepless Nights reads like a memoir, the protagonist shares the name of its author.
While on holiday in the coastal village of Kaalbringen, Inspector Van Veeteren Kaalbringen is recruited by local law enforcement to help solve two ax murders. Soon after, Inspector Veeteren’s young colleague disappears, and the search to identify the killer intensifies.
Machado de Assis’ 1899 fictional memoir Dom Casmurro is a celebrated work of Brazilian realism.