Desert Island Reads

No plans this Valentine's Day? Palatinate Books stay away from declarations of love and offer some literary companionship instead.

Remembering George Orwell

On the 68th anniversary of literary demigod George Orwell's death, Palatinate Books pays homage to the author by examining different readers' perspectives on his legacy.

Review: ‘Hiroshima’ by John Hersey

"The horrifying images of John Hersey’s 'Hiroshima' can be crudely quoted by any uninspired journalist in the opening line of an article to generate cheap, shock-factor appeal. Yet, although such scenes are unpalatable, they are not excessive."

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