Welcome to Quick Lit, where we share short and sweet reviews of what we’ve been reading lately.
This month I’m sharing several new releases as well as two of my picks for the 2016 MMD Reading Challenge.
I've been meaning to read this modern adventure classic for years, largely because I'm obsessed with Into Thin Air. I expected the two books to be similar but—aside from the fact that they both deal with life and death in the icy mountains—the books didn't feel at all the same. Krakauer's is reflective and journalistic; in Touching the Void, Simpson and his climbing partner alternately tell the tale of their disastrous ascent of a remote peak in the Peruvian Andes.More info →
What have YOU been reading lately?