Winter's TaleBook - 1983
From Library Staff
multcolib_belmont Jan 14, 2014
When master mechanic Peter Lake attempts to rob a mansion on the Upper West Side, he is caught by young Beverly Penn, the terminally ill daughter of the house, and their subsequent love sends Peter on a desperate personal journey.
multcolib_dianaa Dec 03, 2013
It's really hard to summarize the plot of this book, but let me just say that it's not easy-- it's a whole lot of book with a bazillion characters-- but it's full of pleasures: New York City, lots of snow, the power of love, time travel, terrifying turn-of-the-century mobsters. Also, some of the ... Read More »
multcolib_hollywood Dec 09, 2013
The catalog description makes it sound kind of snoozy, (like Moby Dick would be "young man takes job on whaling boat, hijinx ensue with his whaling bros and moody boss") but my understanding is that there is TIME TRAVEL and amazing descriptions of New York in the winter. Snow and time t... Read More »