Day: September 13, 2011

This Blinding Absence Of Light – Tahar Ben Jelloun

Who bought it: Me. What is it: It’s something about the politics in Northern Africa, the prison camps, and the horrifying tales that the prisoners experienced themselves. When: August 19, 2011 Where: Power Books – Shangri-La Why: I was intrigued with the high average rating of this book at GoodReads. An average rating that reaches 4.20 is something, and discovering that it’s sitting comfortably at 4.27, I just knew I have to own this IMPAC winner. In addition, it’s on sale. How much: Php 294.50