Exile and the Kingdom

Author: Albert Camus Translator: Justin O’Brien Type: Fiction, short stories Published: 1957 I read it: November 2016 I read The Stranger because it was a short one to check off the list, and then around the same time I found Exile and the Kingdom in the closest Little Free Library to hour house. The battered…

The Stranger

Author: Albert Camus Translator: Matthew Ward Type: Fiction, novel Published: 1942 I read it: November 2016 Mersault is a man adrift in a life that moves around him. The novel opens with the death of his mother, and he goes through the motions to put her to rest. Other people do most of the work…