Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Fantasy and science fiction author Cat Rambo shared some thoughts recently in one of her You Should Read This posts about John Bellairs, specifically what she feels makes The Face in the Frost so special:
Friday, December 26, 2014
Last year we celebrated forty years of The House with a Clock in its Walls by highlighting some of the people, places, and things that John mentioned in the text, including this about celebrated John Dee:
After moving into his uncle’s house Lewis Barnavelt spends time going through a lot of books, including one whose frontispiece is an engraving of this person raising the spirit of a dead woman [The House with a Clock in its Walls; 67-8].
Monday, December 22, 2014
Sunday, December 21, 2014
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Monday, December 15, 2014
(The fourth in a series about places or things John Bellairs didn't write about in towns where he lived.)
For the final installment in this series we're going back to Duston Heights. And Haverhill. And castles.