Aug 15, 2018
Book Roulette is back with the brilliance of Guy de
Guy de Maupassant died at the age of 42 stark raving mad in an
insane asylum but he left behind the greatest short stories ever
Maupassant is a writer like no other because he is the
ultimate master of the short story form and portrays all facets of
human drama, ugliness, glory and comedy that is timeless but each
new generation thinks exclusively belongs to them.
I recommend if you ever see any of his books in a used book
store to buy it because all of stories pack a punch and linger in
your brain long after your eyes have passed over his words. In this
episode I want to introduce you to to this French writer that I
love and the stories I read to you here are:
With the fragrant orange blossoms of the Mediterranean I
welcome you into the wonderful world of Guy de Maupassant!