Tenth of December by George Saunders, A Reader’s Advisory

Are you a fan of the bizarre springing from seemingly drab places? Or reading about the ordinary turning miraculous in the strangest ways? Then you may like magical realism, or realistic stories involving elements of fantasy, magic, or the unexplainable. Think Like Water for Chocolate, Life of Pi, 100 Years of Solitude, or Labyrinths. How about using the time … Continue reading Tenth of December by George Saunders, A Reader’s Advisory

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders, A Reader’s Advisory

The New Title Tuesday recommendation, Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders, is in tribute to the birthday of our most honored 16th president.  Be forewarned, it’s so new, that as of this writing it has been ordered, but has not yet been processed at OFPL or at many other branches.  So, request early! Publisher Summary: In … Continue reading Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders, A Reader’s Advisory