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Did six million really die ? by Richard E. Harwood
"Ridiculous, but unfortunately not ridiculous enough to become entertaining, and too disgusting to ignore. The first third of the book is dedicated to the idea that the holocaust was justifiable because Jewish organisations worldwide organised boyc..." Read more of this review »
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Líc a rub by Iain M. Banks
"Nějak mi to sci-fi ani fantasy moc nejde a nejede, ale geniální překlad Viktora Janiše mi to čtení usnadnil. Kvůli překladu tři hvězdičky, obsah jen dvě."
Prezydent krokadýlů by Warren Miller
" Blanka_S wrote: "Četla jsi Slovo za slovem? Ty rozhovory s překladateli? Tam Prezydenta zmínili aspoň desetkrát, tak to musí stát za to. :D A ještě mi ...more "
The Hundred and Ninety-Nine Steps by Michel Faber
""I want, I want, I want" thought Sian, then turned away, blushing. Thirty-four years old, and still thinking like a child! Saint Hilda would have been ashamed of her. And what exactly was she hankering after, anyway: the man or the dog? She wasn't..." Read more of this review »
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Undying by Michel Faber
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I am the Czech translator of this book. While I don't think it would be appropriate to review this book, since I am obviously biased, I took the liberty to translate a Facebook post of one of the people who read my translation of Michel's poem "Don't ...more
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Kniha zvláštních nových věcí by Michel Faber
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“The Doctor: Doctor Song, you've got that face on again.
River: What face?
The Doctor: The "He's hot when he's clever" face.
River: This is my normal face.
The Doctor: Yes it is.
River: Oh, shut up.
The Doctor: Not a chance.”
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