Translated from Hungarian to English for the New York Review Books Classics series, The Door is a literary heavyweight of the best kind.
If, like me, you’ve been waiting for Winter (the next installment of the Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer, due out in November 2015), and you love reading fairy tale retellings or modern fairy-tale-like stories, here are some books to enjoy in the meantime (or anytime this winter!). Most will appeal to teens and adults, with some geared for upper elementary and on up. Continue reading Waiting for Winter: Selections for lovers of fairy tales retold
You might like The Book of Speculation, by Erika Swyler.
“…Reminiscent of The Night Circus, but with more grit and darkness…A beautiful narrative of magic, love, death and loss unfolds with every page.” [Haley Herfurth, BookPage]