Posts Tagged ‘Mark Helprin’

Looking Closer’s Christmas Gift Recommendations: A Kingdom Far and Clear

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

Looking for a great fantasy book to give for Christmas?

Here’s an idea: Mark Helprin’s glorious “Swan Lake” trilogy is being republished in one volume – A Kingdom Far and Clear - with beautiful illustrations by Chris Van Allsburg.

“Hamlet, Threepio, and Us”

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Anyone who can write an inspiring piece linking Rosencrantz and Guldenstern, The Hidden Fortress, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, and R2D2, has my full attention.

Ladies and gentlemen, Mark Shea!