Tag: america

Guest Post

Happy thanksgiving! Hope you are having a great day and spending it with your loved ones. Just a quick note to say I have a guest post up on Kasia’s blog today. I’m talking about my passion for reading and my concerns about the state of reading in America.

American Gods

American Gods by Neil Gaiman Released from prison, Shadow finds his world turned upside down. His wife has been killed; a mysterious stranger offers him a job. But Mr. Wednesday, who knows more about Shadow than is possible, warns that a storm is coming — a battle for the very soul of America . . . and they are in its direct path. My … Read More American Gods

Maus

Maus by Art Spiegelman Maus is a haunting tale within a tale. Vladek’s harrowing story of survival is woven into the author’s account of his tortured relationship with his aging father. Against the backdrop of guilt brought by survival, they stage a normal life of small arguments and unhappy visits. This astonishing retelling of our century’s grisliest news is a story of survival, not … Read More Maus