Sunday, November 05, 2006

A New England Autumn Wish List

The Uses of Enchantment - Heidi Julavits

A "black-humored tale of psychoanalysis, Yankee repression and prep school angst" according to the NY Times review. And the great cover doesn't hurt either.
Although the Village Voice is ambiguous about the storytelling quality, i'd still like to make up my own mind.

Lisey's Story - Stephen King

My favourite King book, Black House, is co-authored with Peter Straub, whose work i probably prefer to King's (at least the books I've read, since they are both so prolific it's impossible to have an acurate opinion on the whole), but this one has potential...

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