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Monthly Archives: May 2012

21 May 2012

It is said that there is no love like the first love. “Quando Os Lobos Uivam” was not the first book that I read but it was the first book by Aquilino Ribeiro that I got my hands at and that I was privileged to enjoy.  “ Quando Os Lobos Uivam ” is a classic of Portuguese literature. It was censored by the Estado Novo so it was first published in Brazil. The book chronicles the struggle of a population from […]

21 May 2012

Aquilino Ribeiro

Aquilino Ribeiro

21 May 2012

Ana Marques – Quando os lobos uivam / Aquilino Ribeiro

11 May 2012

“Viagem à roda do meu nome” tells the story of a boy that is so unhappy with his name that decides to change it to Luís. This act of rebellion is just the beginning of an investigation among his very funny family members to find out who chose his name. Abilio’s journey to find the story behind the choice of his name was something I related right away: I myself had a love-hate relationship with my own name and lived […]

11 May 2012

Alice Vieira

Alice Vieira

11 May 2012

Telma Teixeira – Viagem à Roda do meu Nome / Alice Vieira