Category Archive: 50-book challenge

Local Girls by Alice Hoffman (or, on reading two books at once)

So, I wouldn’t say that starting my reading challenge with Winter’s Tale was a failure. I would say that it has presented challenges so far. It’s heavy, which means I’m not carrying it around… Continue reading

The Kickoff Book: Winter’s Tale by Mark Helprin

I’m starting my reading challenge with Mark Helprin’s Winter’s Tale. The hefty tome has been sitting on my bookshelf for quite a while; my friend Jeremy recommended it to me a few years ago. He… Continue reading