Book Brief: David Perry
In this new ‘book briefs’ series, the people supporting the LitFest tell us about their reading habits.
In the second of this series, David Perry, Regional Sales Manager, Africa &Middle East, Oxford University Press, speaks to the LitFest.
Q: What book are you reading right now?
A: Depths, by Henning Mankell
Q: What’s the best book you’ve ever read?
A: One Hundred Years of Solitude
Q: Which author or writer has most influenced your life?
A: George Orwell
Q: If you were stranded on a desert island, which book would you most like to find buried in the sand?
A: A La Recherche du Temps Perdu, Marcel Proust.
Q: Who are you most looking forward to seeing at the 2012 Emirates LitFest?
A: Professor Haleem