Jane Yolen: Finding Baba Yaga

Jane Yolen’s Finding Baba Yaga is one of the shorter books Catherine and I picked up at the 2018 World Fantasy Convention. Here’s what the back of the book says… You think you know this story. You do not. A harsh, controlling father. A quiescent mother. A house that feels like anything but a home. […]

Alexandre Dumas: The Count of Monte Cristo

I have the Robin Buss translation of The Count of Monte Cristo in paperback, but that copy was old and worn. I wanted a more durable hardcover edition to read and to display on my bookshelf in my new house. The hardcover I bought from Total Books arrived in near-perfect condition, exactly as advertised, and […]