I will begin today with "Mr. Palomar".
: I've read Mr. Palomar and enjoyed it well enough.
: There are some quite funny passages.
: This is the third Calvino novel I've read. The other
: two are Invisible Cities and If on a winter's night a
: traveller. If on a winter's night... was probably the
: most entertaining for me. Invisible Cities seems more
: like a book of prose poems and it seems to me that
: liking or disliking the book or one of the cities
: depends on your enjoying the concept of that city. Of
: course, If on a winter's night... is a bunch of first
: chapters. Mr. Palomar is a series of vignettes about
: one character, so it seems somewhat more focused than
: the other two.
: I think I chose this because of some comments of James
: Wood. I'll try to find time to look for them and post
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