National Book Festival authors share their favorite books

 

 

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National Book Festival writers reveal their favorite titles and explain what makes them so special:    http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/national-book-festival-authors-share-their-favorite-books/2012/09/14/1e9d54c4-fddb-11e1-a31e-804fccb658f9_gallery.html 

Author: Giannina Braschi

Thus Spoke Zarathustra” by Friedrich Nietzsche is a book not to be read, but to be learned by heart. It is a book of wisdom with a thought in every line. I have six or seven copies, but the one I learned by heart is the raggedy, dog-eared, crackling paperback, splitting through the spine.

Walter Kaufmann, Translator

 

In the News. September 14, 2012

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