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    100 Books to read…

    By Haris Ioannides on February 26, 2014

    By: Haris Ioannides – Armida Publications Going through this impressive list by, I have to admit that the books mentioned definitely deserve being there. As a Greek, I was glad to see “Zorba the Greek“, by Nikos Kazantzakis, and “Middlesex“, by Jeffrey Eugenides. Kazantzakis is perhaps one of the most recognized Greek authors and needs no introductions. I’d just like to add

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    The 30 Harshest Author-on-Author Insults In History

    By Haris Ioannides on March 23, 2012

    30. Gustave Flaubert on George Sand “A great cow full of ink.” 29. Robert Louis Stevenson on Walt Whitman “…like a large shaggy dog just unchained scouring the beaches of the world and baying at the moon.” 28. Friedrich Nietzsche on Dante Alighieri “A hyena that wrote poetry on tombs.” 27. Harold Bloom on J.K. Rowling (2000) “How to read ‘Harry

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