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Book review: The Snow Child

The Snow Child – Eowyn Ivey

This sort-of fantasy story, from an author with possibly the most fantasy-authorish name ever, begins in the wilderness of Alaska in 1920, where old couple Jack and Mabel are trying to set up a homestead. 529 more words

Book Review

Week 79: Eowyn Ivey

“In my old age, I see that life itself is often more fantastic and terrible than the stories we believed as children, and that perhaps there is no harm in finding magic among the trees.”  20 more words

Photography

Enchanting, evocative and enthralling - Eowyn Ivey's atmospheric The Snow Child

Mabel and Jack move to the middle of the wilderness for a new start, trying to get past the grief at their childlessness. Their struggle against the elements and to overcome the distance that has grown between them fades briefly for a night where they madly make a child out of snow. 350 more words

Book Thoughts

Book Review #2: The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

 

 

My boyfriend’s mother gave me a copy of this…shall we say well-written yet horribly depressing story. 378 more words