Unbelievable, and bordering on preposterous, I still found myself turning the pages hours on end.
This is the final book of the Ivan Doig’s Montana trilogy. It focuses on the 1989 centennial celebration; In the second book – though first in the fiction timeline – Montana’s statehood was celebrated.
Jick McCaskill comes of age in 1930’s Montana.
They are all here: Ralph (though here he is the unnamed narrator), his brother Randy, the Old Man, his mom, his friends Schwartz and Flick, and the arch enemies Skut Farkas and Grover Dill. . If you love “A Christmas Story” – and really, who doesn;t – you’ll enjoy this group of stories from the fictional Hohman, Indiana.
Treasure IslandAuthor: Robert Louis StevensonPublished: 1885Type: FictionFinished: July 17, 2020 Rating: ★★★ Image from Amazon This is it! “X” marks the spot – the canonical pirate story. While there were others before, this 19th century novel is the one which establishes the Romantic pirate folklore we all know. In it we have: A one legged… Continue reading Reading: Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson