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John Leake: New novel binds Bali and Aceh

  • Trisha Sertori


Ubud | Thu, April 30 2009 | 03:20 pm
John Leake: New novel binds Bali and Aceh

PREMIUM JP/Trisha S. Citizens of Vienna sleep snug under the blanket-warm weight of nostalgia; their dreams woven from the tarnished-gilt threads of grandeur. Author of The New York Times listed biography Entering Hades, sandy haired Texan John Leake, found himself breathing in that city's atrophied atmosphere almost a decade ago and was spellbound by its melancholy. Entering Hades ...