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April reading

Despite being in and out of hospital waiting rooms this month, I haven’t had nearly enough ‘extra’ time to catch up with reading. Nevertheless, two more books completed. 868 more words

Reading

Gregory Maguire

The eye is always caught by light, but shadows have more to say. ― Gregory Maguire, Mirror Mirror. (ReganBooks September 28, 2004) Originally published October 14th 2003.

Excerpt

To Call the Lost Forward

Day 25
Poems 23 and 24

I wanted to work with a story about transformation in response to recent political happenings. I found myself drawn to the ending of  393 more words

Dewy's 24 Hour Readathon Update #1--It's on!

Hi everyone!

If you’re participating in the readathon today, hope you’re having fun. With my constant posts, I’m sure you can guess I am, too. My progress so far: 77 more words

Literary Happenings

Wicked by Gregory Maguire

When Dorothy triumphed over the Wicked Witch of the West in L. Frank Baum’s classic tale we heard only her side of the story. But what about her arch-nemesis, the mysterious Witch?

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After Alice

After Alice

Gregory Maguire
William Morrow, an Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2015

Young Ada Boyce is a neighbor and friend of Alice Clowd – of Alice in Wonderland fame – Ada’s only friend, in fact. 332 more words

Book Review

After Alice by Gregory Maguire

“‘Alice is missing.’ A sigh, a clink of porcelain on porcelain. ‘Again?'”

So fair warning, Goodreads has informed me that my positive review of this book may not be a popular opinion and as such if you make reading decisions based on reviews I recommend reading a few different takes on this book before committing.

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The Red Queen