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The Library of Babel

A Spin-off of http://bookwormshead.blogspot.co.uk

Heart of Darkness and the Congo Diary - Joseph Conrad The typical case of a novel I've read many years ago. I'm talking about a long and hot summer in which all I really wanted to do was playing basketball all evening long at the closest playground.

But I spent the afternoons on this book and at that time Heart of Darkness bored me a lot.
Of course, I can't deny that perhaps I was too young to understand what Joseph Conrad wanted to tell me.

I will read the novel again in my late fourties, maybe.
There are too many excellent books to discover around me.