Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Story Time!: 9 Books That Feature a Story Within a Story
Off the Shelf
By Kerry Fiallo
| Wednesday, December 28, 2016
The act of storytelling has been used as an engaging plot device
throughout literary history. Just think of THE ODYSSEY and THE CANTERBURY
TALES. The inventive result is what is known as a framed narrative. Below are
some brilliant examples of framed narratives—stories relayed from one character
to another within the novel—that are perfect for you to sink your teeth into.