Perfect (bookish) Christmas

Although I’m a bit envious of all the people whose Christmas holidays have already begun, three more days of work do not stop me from having Christmassy feelings. This past year was such a busy one I am set on spending Christmas in the perfect way and stretching it as …

Christmas Reads

Firstly: Merry Christmas (or whatever holiday you celebrate!) everyone! I don’t usually read holiday-appropriate books, but this year I have two perfect books for Christmas! They are Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot’s Christmas and Haruki Murakami’s 羊男のクリスマス (‘The Sheep Man’s Christmas’). A good Agatha Christie murder mystery is always welcome, of …