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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

At the Mountains of Madness and Other Works of Weird Fiction
H.P. Lovecraft, D.M. Mitchell
Doctor Sleep
Stephen King
Wise Children
Angela Carter

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!