Hemingway in Love and War

When Ernest Hemingway was 19 years old, he signed up as a volunteer with the American Red Cross which was looking for ambulance drivers to send to the Italian front during World War I. Having just graduated from high school, it was his first time to travel abroad. He was hungry for adventure and eager…

When We Were Orphans

I’ve only read three Kazuo Ishiguro novels so far, all of which¬†fall under different genres. The first one I read was his 2005 science fiction novel, Never Let Me Go, followed ¬†(many years later) by his Booker Prize-winning 1989 novel, The Remains of the Day, which is a Victorian/historical fiction. Recently, I read When We…