Tag Archives: Washington

Go West Young Man

The Living by Annie Dillard is a fictionalized novel about early settlers of the Pacific Northwest territory of the U.S. This is the first story I’ve read about pioneers who inhabited this area and I found it fascinating. Not only … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In Review

This is Your Life Harriet Chance by Jonathan Evison is a fictional novel about a 78-year-old widow who, as the narrator bounces back and forth in time, revisits a variety of events in her life. At the same time, Harriet … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

At the Fair

Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford is a sad historical fiction loosely based on events which occurred at and around the 1909 World’s Fair in Seattle. In this novel, a young boy named Earnest Young is raffled off … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment