Quarantine Reading List

By Bliss and Blunder

By Bliss and Blunder

Stories old and new about human resilience in the face of plague.

Tales from the Decameron

Giovanni Boccaccio

$16.00

This is selections from the full text of Boccaccio's Decameron. If you want a taste but don't want to commit yourself to the whole 100 tales, this is a great place to start!

Revelations of Divine Love

Julian of Norwich

$17.95 $16.51

Dame Julian fell deathly ill at the age of 30 and experienced a number of mystical visions. She recovered, and decades later wrote a series of commentaries on her visions and what they revealed to her about God, love, and the universe.

The Plague

Albert Camus

$15.00 $13.80

Camus uses viral outbreak as a kind of metaphor for existentialist concerns, namely how humans deal with the concepts of futility and absurdity.

Station Eleven

Emily St John Mandel

$16.95 $15.59