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Wanda's Book Reviews

I am currently reading my way through a long list of science fiction and fantasy titles.  (http://www.npr.org/2011/08/07/138938145/science-fiction-and-fantasy-finalists if you are interested in the list).

Currently reading

A Book of Spirits and Thieves
Morgan Rhodes
The Sparrow
Mary Doria Russell

Reading progress update: I've read 172 out of 316 pages.

The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner: Who Lived Eight and Twenty Years All Alone in an Un-Inhabited Island on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great River of Oroonoque, Having Been Cast on Shore by S... - Daniel Defoe

I read this as a comic (good old Classics Illustrated) when I was a kid.  Thought it was time that I tackled the real thing as an adult--I was surprised at how old it is!  And fairly readable despite its age.  I guess that's what makes a classic.