Peak by Roland Smith is the story of the youngest person to ever attempt climbing Mt. Everest. The 14-year-old hero of the novel, who was named Peak by his mountaineering father, is arrested after climbing to the top of a 75 story building in New York City. 550 more words
I was so happy to finally draw something by Haruki Murakami this time around. Glad to have Grace Paley again as well. Paley has been a discovery. 601 more words
The new book by Doug Dorst and J.J. Abrams was the first thing I read after completing the TBR Triple Dog Dare. It had been sitting on the dining room table for just about a month, waiting. 1,098 more words
Tartt, Donna. The Goldfinch. New York: Little Brown, 2013.
Set against backdrops as diverse as uptown Manhattan and the empty, dust-blown suburbs of Las Vegas, Amsterdam at Christmas and New York’s GreenwichVillage, sophisticated drawing rooms and tawdry restaurants, Donna Tartt’s… 869 more words