Peter C.

Peter C

"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." -- Albert Einstein

What I do when I'm not at the library: A few of my favorite things are: eating and drinking, reading, admiring trees, and biking just about anywhere.

If I wrote an autobiography, its title would be: Outtakes

The last thing that I read: The Bell by Iris Murdoch


What I'm reading now: Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli

Top 5 Favorite Books:
Shakespeare Complete Works
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
The Sea, the Sea by Iris Murdoch
From the New World:Poems 1976-2012 by Jorie Graham
The Crossing by Cormac McCarthy

Favorite Genres:
Travelogues: Traveling by Bicycle
Literary Fiction: Fiction from Central Europe
Cooking and Baking: Coffee and Tea
Sports and Recreation: On Runners and Running

Languages I Speak: English, Czech and Slovak

Languages that I can read in: The three above, plus some French and Russian