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Allusion is not Illusion

You'll pry my books off my cold, dead body. By the time you shift them all I'll be flat and dessicated.

Currently reading

Winter's Tales
Karen Blixen, Isak Dinesen
Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (Penguin Classics)
Rebecca West, Christopher Hitchens
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
Susanna Clarke
Already Dead
Charlie Huston
The Rings of Saturn
W.G. Sebald, Michael Hulse
Lady Audley's Secret
Mary Elizabeth Braddon, David Skilton
Unequal Protection: How Corporations Became "People" - And How You Can Fight Back
Thom Hartmann
The City, Not Long After
Pat Murphy
You Can Sketch: A Step-by-Step Guide for Absolute Beginners
Jackie Simmonds
Lonely Werewolf Girl
Martin Millar
The Three Little Kittens: Best Loved Stories - Dalmatian Press Retold by Jackie Andrews and illustrated by Lawrie Taylor

Three Little Kittens
The Donkey and the Lapdog
The Goose and the Golden Eggs
The Bear and the Travelers
The Great Turnip
Sick Lion
Town Mouse and Country Mouse

Odd, disparate little collection of stories. I picked it up because there was one I was unfamiliar with -- the Donkey and the Lapdog -- but I did not care for that story at all. Overall they seemed like pretty straightforward versions, nothing particularly distinguishing about them.