October 7, 2014
By Anton Chekhov
September 30, 2014
By Katherine Mansfield
September 23, 2014
Mama and the Boarder
By Chu Yo-sǒp
A somewhat different translation from the one that we read is available here.
September 16, 2014
(Korean folk tale; eds. Of Im Bang & Yi Ryuk; trans. James S. Gale)
September 9, 2014
After a few weeks’ vacation, the Leiden Book Club is back in town with…
By Lorrie Moore
Also, that 2014 Hugo Award went to John Chu for his poignant “The Water that Falls on You from Nowhere,” on which the discerning eyes of the Leiden Book Club members had laid as well. Congratulations, John Chu, well-deserved!
For our book club, we have now read all four nominees for the 2014 Hugo Award for Best Short Story:
By Rachel Swirsky
By Thomas Olde Heuvelt
by Sofia Samatar
by John Chu
In our book club, we’re voting on who’s going to win, or – rather – who we think should win.
You can cast your vote here, too – we want to see what you think!
The winner will be officially announced in London on August 17.
July 22, 2014
by Thomas Olde Heuvelt
(No. 4 of four short stories nominated for the 2014 Hugo Award for Best Short Story )