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The Young and Prodigious T. S. Spivet

Read 03/04/2015-05/04/2015

Rating: 5 stars

Also known as: The Selected Works of T S Spivet

I’m a sucker for a good book cover, and when I spied this one on a table in Waterstone’s, I couldn’t resist. 603 more words

Book Review

Here Be Dragons: On Literary Cartography | LA Review of Books
An essay-review of Andrew DeGraff’s beautiful and witty book of literary maps Plotted: A Literary AtlasĀ  107 more words

Balancing on the Tightrope of (Dis)Belief: The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet by Reif Larsen

During the guest lecture he gave on one of my university modules last semester, Reif Larsen talked a lot about whether truth and fact are important in fiction. 746 more words


Hippolyte's Island

“He loved this point in travel, the very beginning, the moment when the decision to go hit his heart and his gut, when the whirl of topography careening through his brain burned his feet, when the fine lines of maps tangled themselves around him like a net and drew him up and away, when his mind traveled the world before he even walked out the door.” (pages 5-6) 582 more words