A Year of Orenda – Palm Beach Finland by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

A Year of Orenda – Palm Beach Finland by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

So we are now on the penultimate day of the Antti Tuomainen (mini) week. Ironic really that we should have such a short week for such a tall guy, but what can you do. This book ... It is because of Palm Beach Finland by Antti Tuomainen that folk in the blogging world seem to [...]

A Year of Orenda – The Man Who Died by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

A Year of Orenda – The Man Who Died by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

I've said it before and I'll say it again - I bloody loved this book. My book of the year in 2017, this book was the first to really highlight the dry, and dar I say dark, wit of author Antti Tuomainen. The Man Who Died, is Fargo-esque tale of dark deeds, deception and mushroom [...]

A Year of Orenda – The Mine by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

A Year of Orenda – The Mine by Antti Tuomainen trns by David Hackston

Today it is the first day of our Antti Tuomainen (mini) week on Jen Med's where, as part of our Year of Orenda, we are going to be taking a look back at the wonderful writing of the man who gave me my 2017 book of the year. Mandie is going to be sharing her [...]

A Year of Orenda – International Translation Day – Celebrating the Orenda Translators.

A Year of Orenda – International Translation Day – Celebrating the Orenda Translators.

Today is International Translation Day, a time to recognise the talent and skills of the very important group of people who help to make different languages and cultures, and in Orenda Books case, excellent works of fiction, accessible to people everyone. I don't know about you all but I am ashamed to admit that my [...]

A Year of Orenda – The Other Twin by L.V. Hay

A Year of Orenda – The Other Twin by L.V. Hay

Today I am passing the blog back to Mandie who continues her Year of Orenda , 50 for 50 challenge with a review of The Other Twin by L.V. Hay. this was my first taste of the author's work and I reviewed it couple of years back. If you'd like to see what I thought [...]