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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

Herland
Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Ann J. Lane
Wizard and Glass
Stephen King, Dave McKean
River of Blue Fire
Tad Williams
Canada
Richard Ford
Progress: 36/420 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 17 out of 268 pages.

Stone Mattress - Margaret Atwood

The Stone Mattress / Margaret Atwood 

 

First line of first story:

 

"The freezing rain sifts down, handfuls of shining rice thrown by some unseen celebrant."

 

Very atmospheric.  Bound to appeal to us Canadians, who know our ice & snow!