The Wonder, by Emma Donoghue | September may signal the end of summer, but the literary world is heating up. Powerhouse authors like Jonathan Safran Foer, Ann Patchett, and Emma Donoghue are just a few of the names returning with page-turning reads this month. Pull up a chair and get cozy!
“In the world I notice persons are nearly always stressed and have no time...I don't know how persons with jobs do the jobs and all the living as well...I guess the time gets spread very thin like butter all over the world, the roads and houses and playgrounds and stores, so there's only a little smear of time on each place, then everyone has to hurry on to the next bit.” ― Emma Donoghue, Room
To five-year-old Jack, Room is the world. It’s where he was born. It’s where he and Ma eat and sleep and play and learn. There are endless wonders that let loose Jack’s imagination: the snake under… read more at Kobo.