The Frivolous Reader

My impressions of books and other vague attempts at writing


rural literature

From a painting, a story

A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline (audiobook) I thought this book was ok; not bad, not fantastic.  I don't think this was a waste of time, the story was interesting enough. Things I like about it: Rural... Continue Reading →

What happens after tragedy

The Underworld by Kevin Canty *review based from digital reading copy provided from the publisher via Edelweiss.* So this author is said to echo the likes of Russell Banks and Richard Ford in his style.  To me, this read like... Continue Reading →

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